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World's Oldest Opal

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Yophine opals are carefully selected and cut to highlight their natural beauty and are used in a wide variety of jewelry pieces, including rings, necklaces, and earrings. The brand is dedicated to offering high-quality opals and excellent customer service to ensure that customers are completely satisfied with their purchases.

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Unique properties and characteristics of Slovak Opal

Slovak Opal, also known as Harlequin Opal or Opal from Dubník, is a type of precious opal found exclusively in Slovakia. This rare and unique gemstone is highly sought after by collectors and jewelry enthusiasts for its mesmerizing play of colors and distinct characteristics.

One of the most notable properties of Slovak Opal is its incredible color play, also known as opalescence. The stone can exhibit a wide range of colors, from bright reds and oranges to deep blues and greens, and even flashes of purple and pink. The colors are caused by the interference and diffraction of light as it passes through the opal's silica spheres, creating a stunning and dynamic visual effect that is truly one-of-a-kind.

Another unique characteristic of Slovak Opal is its body tone, which refers to the base color of the stone. Unlike other opals, which typically have a white or light-colored body tone, Slovak Opal can have a dark, almost black base color. This creates a beautiful contrast with the vibrant flashes of color, making the stone even more visually striking.

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In addition to its color play and body tone, Slovak Opal is also known for its brightness and clarity. The stone has a high refractive index, which means that it can reflect and refract light exceptionally well, giving it a bright and radiant appearance. The opal is also relatively free of inclusions and blemishes, allowing its colors to shine through without any distractions.

When it comes to cut and shape, Slovak Opal is typically cut into cabochons, which is a smooth, rounded shape that allows the stone's color play to be fully appreciated. The opal's unique color patterns often determine its shape and cut, as each stone is different and requires careful consideration to bring out its full beauty.

Overall, Slovak Opal is a truly remarkable gemstone with a combination of properties and characteristics that make it truly one-of-a-kind. Its incredible color play, dark body tone, brightness, clarity, and unique cut and shape make it a highly prized addition to any gemstone collection or jewelry piece.


Guaranteed Origin & Certification

Yophine takes pride in offering luxurious and high-quality products made from authentic Slovak Opals. Our commitment to providing customers with genuine products is reflected in our guaranteed origin and certification process.

Our Slovak Opal products are sourced directly from the mines in Slovakia, ensuring their authenticity and origin. We have established an exclusive partnership with the mines to offer a limited production of a few hundred pieces per year. This limited production ensures the exclusivity and rarity of our products, making them highly coveted by collectors and connoisseurs.

To further guarantee the authenticity of our Slovak Opal products, each item is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. This certificate provides detailed information about the origin, type, and quality of the opal, as well as any additional features, such as the presence of any precious metals or gems. The certificate is an important document that confirms the opal's authenticity and value.

Purchasing certified opal products from Yophine offers many benefits. Firstly, it provides peace of mind knowing that the opal is genuine and has been ethically sourced. Additionally, certified opals are highly valued by collectors and investors and may appreciate in value over time. Lastly, owning a certified opal product from Yophine is a testament to the owner's refined taste and appreciation for luxury and exclusivity.

In summary, Yophine's Slovak Opal products offer guaranteed origin and certification, ensuring their authenticity and value. Investing in our certified opal products is a wise decision for those seeking genuine luxury and exclusivity.

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