• Dioptase on Dolomite
  • Dioptase on Dolomite
  • Dioptase on Dolomite
  • Dioptase on Dolomite
Silicates

Dioptase on Dolomite

$1,500.00   €1,263  £1,140.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC19287
A thin Calcite plate (epimorph cast) completely masked by 1 mm and sub-mm slightly bluish-emerald-green Dioptase crystals with occasional sub-mm Calcite crystals, with a little attached golden-brown Dolomite on one side.  Although delicate in appearance, the specimen is quite sturdy.  It comes with two interesting labels, one dated 1975.  A Dioptase of exceptional colour.

Details

Dimensions
9.0 × 4.5 × 1.8 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Silicates
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Dioptase, Dolomite

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