• Diopside
  • Diopside
  • Diopside
  • Diopside


ID: CC1424

A complexly terminated Diopside crystal from this renownwed gem bearing region with transparent internals and with highvitreous lustre to its prism faces.


3.8 × 3.3 × 2.2 cm
Merelani, Umba Valley, Arusha, Tanzania, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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