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Dioptase

ID: CC3018

A fine crystal specimen of Dioptase from the Mindouli District of the D R Congo. The main feature crystal of Dioptase measures to 2.1cm tall, with many other Dioptase crystals in association. The Dioptase has a particularly rich green colour with excellent lustrous faces. A light blue matrix of Plancheite  forms the host mineral.

Details

Dimensions
2.9 × 2.5 × 2.3 cm
Categories
Locality
Mindouli District, DR Congo (Zaire), Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Dioptase

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