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Sun God Opal The Sun God Opal, carved opal set in gold (35-carat opal) from the mineral collection at Chicago's Field Museum of Natural History as part of the Grainger Hall of Gems Collection.

“The Sun God Opal”. Carved opal set in gold. One of the original stones in the Museum's gem collection, the Sun God Opal—so named because of the flames around its carved face—is also one of the most mysterious pieces. It was reputedly mined in Mexico in the 16th century and displayed in a Persian temple for several centuries before being purchased by the Hope family.

Antique Victorian Pendant / Brooch Carved Opal in Gold Mourning Setting

Antique Victorian 14K Gold Bezel Set Opal and Enamel Ring

Antique Victorian Gold Bezel Set Opal and Enamel Ring/// YOOOOO

Opals-On-Black Carved Solid Gem Opal Pendant

Art nouveau pendant - opals and diamonds set in gold.

A Victorian opal and diamond butterfly brooch with carved opal wings on a pierced and engraved gold back with old brilliant-cut diamond-set body and ruby head, the diamonds weighing approximately 0.80 carats, circa 1880,

Australian Opal Gold Wrapped Pendent

LOVE opal...

Mimi So's ZoZo Two-Drop Boulder Opal Earrings. Set with 2.3 carats of boulder opals and .17 carats of diamonds. Via Diamonds in the Library.