MEET THE WINNERS

Winner opal jewelry

BUYER’S CHOICE AWARD
AGTA TUCSON GEM FAIR 2019

Blue green black opals, diamonds,
sapphires and tsavorite garnets necklace,
47 carats of gemstones set in platinum.


 

2019 cutting edge Honors

2019 AGTA SPECTRUM AWARDS
1ST PLACE CUTTING EDGE AWARD
PHENOMENAL GEMSTONE

Lightning Ridge loose black opal, 6.90 carats.
"Lucky #7"

WINNER DAY WEAR

2018 AGTA SPECTRUM AWARDS
WINNER DAY WEAR PLATINUM HONORS

Multi-color Lightning Ridge Opal necklace,10.67 carats accented with 1.07 carats of fine white diamonds set in platinum.

maxine

2017 AGTA SPECTRUM AWARDS
WINNER DAY WEAR PLATINUM HONORS

Blue green black opal and diamond bracelet, 24.02 carats of black opal accented with 1.72 carats of black opals accented with 1.72 carats of fine white diamond
set in platinum.

2016 Platinum Honors

BUYER’S CHOICE AWARD
AGTA TUCSON GEM FAIR 2017

"Electric Blue" black opal and diamond necklace of 197 carets of black opals accented with 6.27 carets of fine white diamonds set in platinum.
 

Winner opal jewelry

2017 AGTA SPECTRUM AWARDS
WINNER EVENING WEAR PLATINUM HONORS

Blue green black opal and diamond earrings, 11.70 carats of black opal accented with 2.00 carats of fine white diamonds set in platinum.
 

maxine

2014 AGTA SPECTRUM AWARDS
WINNER CLASSICAL PLATINUM HONORS

The “Maxine”, a black opal and diamond ring, 5.76 carat oval black opal accented with 2.44 carats of round brilliant and baguette diamonds set in platinum.
 

2016 Platinum Honors

2016 AGTA SPECTRUM AWARDS
WINNER EVENING WEAR PLATINUM HONORS

"Electric Blue" black opal and diamond necklace of 197 carets of black opals accented with 6.27 carets of fine white diamonds set in platinum.
 

Winner opal jewelry

2016 AGTA SPECTRUM AWARDS
WINNER DAY WEAR PLATINUM HONORS

The "Mirror Ring" A black opal and diamond ring, 3.65 caret black opal accented with .69 carets of fine white diamonds set in platinum.
 


 

What is the Lightning Ridge Collection?

John Explains Lightning Ridge Black Opal in this short Video


 

Exploring Lightning Ridge With John Ford

Explore Lightning Ridge Black Opal with John’s Exclusive Videos

John's Connoisseur Collection

 

JOHN’S MINE PROVENANCE COLLECTION

The Mine Provenance Collection has a transparent chain of custody to the Mine of Origin in Lightning Ridge, Australia.
All prices are on request only to qualified buyers.
Please call or email us for your loose Lightning Ridge opal requests

Phone: (409) 771-7750 | Email: john@lightningridgecollection.com

LMP282 Oval 282 carats

66 x 40.5mm

LMP102 Carved Freeform

102 carats, 52 x 44mm

LMP5020 Freeform

50.20 carats, 34 x 30mm

“Lucky # 7” LMP690 Oval

6.90 carats, 13.3 x 11.8mm

LMP200 Freeform 2.00 carats

9.4 x 7mm

LMP237 Oval 2.37 carats

12.4 x 8.6mm

LMP460 Oval 4.60 carats

13.4 x 9.7mm

LMP330 Pear 3.30 carats

13.75 x 9.4mm

LMP960 Freeform 9.60 carats

21 x 15mm

LMP730 Oval 7.30 carats

13.3 x 12.5mm

LMP1555 Freeform 15.55 cts

30 x 20mm

LMP769 Oval 7.69 carats

13.75 x 9.4mm

LMP1465 Freeform 14.65 cts

19.5 x 15.6mm

LMP415 Triangular 4.15 cts

14.4 x 12.1mm

LMP740 Round 7.40 carats

14.4 x 14.15mm

LMP1035 Freeform 10.35 cts

27 x 16mm

LMP295 Freeform 2.95 cts

13.5 x 9.1mm

LMP970 Freeform 9.70 cts

20.3 x 19.0mm

LMP24 (2) Freeform 24.00 cts

19 x 12.2mm and 32 x 20mm

LMP1030 Freeform 10.30 cts

15 x 15.1mm

MP510 Oval 5.10 carats

14.1 x 9mm