• Dioptase
  • Dioptase
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Dioptase

ID: CC1721

A single beautifully formed translucent Dioptase crystal with dark green colour, enhanced by internal flashes of electric green, sits upon a bed of opaque white Calcite crystals of 1-2mm size, intergrown with apple green Duftite. An excellent example of a Tsumeb Dioptase, and rare to see an isolated crystal this big with no smaller crystals around it.

Details

Dimensions
2.5 × 4.0 × 1.5 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Dioptase

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