Boulder Opal is a unique and beautiful opal found in Queensland, Australia. It is easily identifiable because it is a mixture of ironstone and opal either in a matrix or layered. Every stone is unique and they are arguably the most affordable opal available. Another interesting type of Boulder Opal is the wood replacement fossil. These stones have replaced a cavity left over by old wood. This creates a stone with a unique wood pattern.
Bronzite is a gemological name for Enstatite. Bronzite is the iron-bearing variety of enstatite, very commonly found in meteorites. It’s a beautiful stone in chocolate brown colour and easy to recognice because of the shimmering golden swirls Bronzite has. Bronzite also works as a guardian stone that will protect you from negative energies by neutralizing and transmuting them. Some notable occurrences for this stone include the Czech Republic, Austria, Madagascar, Brazil, and USA. Zodiac Stone of Leo, it’s not a traditional birthstone for any month.