The name Opal is derived from the Sanskrit word "upala", meaning "valuable. The legend of the Australian aborigine tells that opal is 'creator's footprint that touched the earth at the base of a rainbow to bring harmony'.
In these earrings I have bezel set two deep blue opal doublets into sterling silver. The earrings were completely hand fabricated and feature clip on backings. The bezels have a serrated edge to accent the opals. The surface and base plates were treated wi