In Turkey it was believed that opal came direct from heaven in a flash of lightning. It is said to lose its lustre when worn by one who is unfaithful to the giver. Considered unlucky unless set in silver which is also, along with Opal, a moon stone. It is claimed Opal strengthens the will to live and enhances self-worth. Appropriate gemstone for the 18th Wedding Anniversary.
The Silver mounts and chains have the 925 marking identifying them as quality silver items.
Supplied mounted in a maroon Jewellery Case on matching Cushion ready for gift wrapping.