At Opals Down Under, we’re more than just a store; we’re passionate about opals. Our journey into the world of these exquisite gemstones began in 1985, and since then, we’ve become experts in all things opal. Our store, located in Queensland, Australia, is the result of years of dedication to opal cutting, valuing, and trading. When you visit Opals Down Under, you’re stepping into a world where opals are not just our business but our way of life.

Information about Black Opals

Black opals are the crown jewels of the opal world. Their deep, captivating colours and vibrant play-of-colour make them some of the most sought-after gemstones on the planet. These opals are known for their dark body tones, which provide a striking backdrop for the stunning spectral displays they create. Opals Down Under is dedicated to sharing the beauty and wonder of black opals with the residents of Ohio. Read more about black opals from our learn more section.

Our Black Opals Collection

Our collection of black opals speaks for itself. These gemstones, sourced from the rich opal fields of Australia, are carefully chosen and expertly cut to reveal their full potential. From solid black opals to stunning doublets and triplets, our range caters to both enthusiasts and collectors alike. We believe that every black opal has a unique story to tell, and we’re here to help you discover it.

Ohio’s Fascination with Black Opals

Ohio’s rich history and culture have cultivated an appreciation for the finer things in life. It’s a state that understands the value of unique and beautiful treasures. Black opals, with their enigmatic charm, have found a special place in the hearts of Ohioans. Opals Down Under recognises Ohio’s fascination with black opals and aims to be the bridge that connects this state to the captivating world of opals.

FAQs About Black Opals

What makes black opals so special?

Black opals are renowned for their dark body tone, which enhances the vivid play-of-colour. This combination of factors creates some of the most visually stunning gemstones in the world.

Are black opals suitable for jewellery?

Absolutely! Black opals are highly prized for jewellery. They can be set in various designs, from elegant rings to stunning pendants, allowing you to carry a piece of their magic with you.

Can I customise an opal piece for a special occasion?

Yes, at Opals Down Under, we offer the option to custom cut opals for your unique needs. Whether it’s an engagement ring or a one-of-a-kind gift, we can bring your vision to life.

Are black opals rare?

Yes, they are. Black opals are relatively scarce, making them a valuable addition to any gemstone collection.

How do I care for my black opal jewellery?

Black opals, like all opals, should be protected from harsh chemicals, heat, and prolonged exposure to direct sunlight. With proper care, your black opal jewellery will last for generations.

Opals Down Under invites the residents of Ohio to explore the enchanting world of black opals. With our expertise and your curiosity, you’re in for a journey that will deepen your appreciation for these remarkable gemstones. Explore our online shop to find the perfect black opal that speaks to your heart.

Finding the right black opal!

Need help finding the right opal? Contact our friendly staff here! Or view our online chat on the bottom right hand corner.