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We're delighted to bring you a fantastic range of new and second hand opal rings!  Second Hand Rings UK - bringing you the very best opal rings online with some unbeatable savings! 

Second hand opal rings come in a wonderful range of styles, from huge solitaire opal rings set in 18 carat gold to contemporary silver bands inlaid with opals in a mosaic style.  We're delighted to offer a great range of new and second hand rings with opal - just scroll down to take a peek!

Opals are found all over the world, but most famously in Australia.  Today 95% of the world's opal market comes from this country alone.

Opal rings were popular throughout history right the way back to Medieval times.  The opal was popular with the ancient Greeks, Romans and even Aztecs.  William Shakespeare called the stone a "miracle" and said that it was "the Queen of all gems".  Opals were a particular favourite of Queen Victoria and hence became very much the fashion.  There are some wonderful second hand opal rings still available on the market today from this period at remarkably reasonable prices.  Take a look at our fabulous range of new and second hand rings below.  We guarantee you won't be disappointed!

Opals come in several variants.  Boulder opals come with abstract inclusions in a vast array of colours - they call to mind the wildness of a Picasso painting.  Each one is unique and they are usually cut according to their freeform shape to accentuate their beauty rather than cut to fit.  Light opals are the milky white stones inflected with fire we common think of when opals are talked about.  Black opals are an interesting variant, with the opal's fire set against a back drop of dark blue, grey, black or brown. 

Fire opals are a different type of opal altogether from those find in Australia.  The majority of fire opals come from Mexico.  They are unlike regular opals as they do not have multiple colours and are often quite clear, generally being yellow, orange or red in colour.

Second hand opal rings do require a little TLC.  Opal is somewhat soft, and so it is best not to wear these rings every day, but instead save them for special occasions.  They are also somewhat porous.  Opal rings will soon lose their lustre if you subject them to the washing up bowl - they must be kept dry and away from any chemicals or detergents.  They do, however, make for some of the most spectacular second hand rings on the market.  Please scroll down to take a look! 

$1850 Custom Made 14k Yellow Gold 1ct Natural Oval Cut Opal Solitaire Ring 5.8g
$1850 Custom Made 14k Yellow Gold 1ct Natural Oval Cut Opal Solitaire Ring 5.8g
   $129.70
Ethiopian Welo Green Opal, Emerald Ring in Sterling Silver (Size 7.25) 0.92 ctw.
Ethiopian Welo Green Opal, Emerald Ring in Sterling Silver (Size 7.25) 0.92 ctw.
   $25.00
WONDERFUL! 1.15CT NATURAL OPAL 925 SILVER RING SIZE 7.75/R58426
WONDERFUL! 1.15CT NATURAL OPAL 925 SILVER RING SIZE 7.75/R58426
   $33.00
Genuine Aquamarine & Opal 925 Solid Sterling Silver Art Deco Ring Sz 7
Genuine Aquamarine & Opal 925 Solid Sterling Silver Art Deco Ring Sz 7
   $5.05
Genuine Ruby & Opal 925 Solid Sterling Silver Art Deco Filigree Ring Sz 7
Genuine Ruby & Opal 925 Solid Sterling Silver Art Deco Filigree Ring Sz 7
   $15.50
GORGEOUS WHITE  FIRE OPAL  RING UK Size
GORGEOUS WHITE FIRE OPAL RING UK Size "N" US 7
   $30.41
2CT Genuine Peridot & Opal 925 Solid Sterling Silver Art Deco Filigree Ring Sz 8
2CT Genuine Peridot & Opal 925 Solid Sterling Silver Art Deco Filigree Ring Sz 8
   $28.01
SR51316 AMETHYST & FIRE OPAL 925 STERLING SILVER RING JEWELRY s.7
SR51316 AMETHYST & FIRE OPAL 925 STERLING SILVER RING JEWELRY s.7
   $13.99
Genuine Peridot & Fire Opal 925 Solid Sterling Silver Victorian Style Ring Sz 6
Genuine Peridot & Fire Opal 925 Solid Sterling Silver Victorian Style Ring Sz 6
   $7.27
14K Yellow Gold Opal Ring Size 6.5
14K Yellow Gold Opal Ring Size 6.5
   $108.99
Womans Tanzanite & Opal Ring
Womans Tanzanite & Opal Ring
   $15.99
Genuine Sapphire & Opal 925 Solid Sterling Silver Art Deco Filigree Ring Sz 8
Genuine Sapphire & Opal 925 Solid Sterling Silver Art Deco Filigree Ring Sz 8
   $12.51
SR58903 ETHIOPIAN OPAL 925 STERLING SILVER RING JEWELRY s.7
SR58903 ETHIOPIAN OPAL 925 STERLING SILVER RING JEWELRY s.7
   $10.99
10K Yellow Gold Opal Ring Setting 6 x 8 mm (1.60 cts. w/ 82 diamonds =.41 cts.)
10K Yellow Gold Opal Ring Setting 6 x 8 mm (1.60 cts. w/ 82 diamonds =.41 cts.)
   $189.95
CUTTING AAA GEM! 0.82CT NATURAL OPAL 925 SILVER RING SIZE 8.5/R58422
CUTTING AAA GEM! 0.82CT NATURAL OPAL 925 SILVER RING SIZE 8.5/R58422
   $20.51
0.8 CT Fire Opal & White Topaz Gemstones - Sterling Silver Ring - Stamped 925
0.8 CT Fire Opal & White Topaz Gemstones - Sterling Silver Ring - Stamped 925
   $3.63
GORGEOUS WHITE  FIRE OPAL  RING UK Size
GORGEOUS WHITE FIRE OPAL RING UK Size "Q" US 8.5
   $30.41
FINE JEWELRY! 0.72CT NATURAL OPAL 925 SILVER RING SIZE 8/R58363
FINE JEWELRY! 0.72CT NATURAL OPAL 925 SILVER RING SIZE 8/R58363
   $39.00
FREE SHIPPING! 0.4CT NATURAL OPAL 925 SILVER RING SIZE 7.75/R58427
FREE SHIPPING! 0.4CT NATURAL OPAL 925 SILVER RING SIZE 7.75/R58427
   $7.50
Beautiful Australian Opal & White Topaz 925 Solid Sterling Silver Ring Sz 6
Beautiful Australian Opal & White Topaz 925 Solid Sterling Silver Ring Sz 6
   $4.25
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