• Dioptase Included Calcite
  • Dioptase Included Calcite
  • Dioptase Included Calcite
Gallery

Dioptase Included Calcite

$7,500.00   €6,158  £5,560.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC9201

Sharply formed rhombic crystals of Calcite measuring to 1.5cm are inter-grown over the display face of the specimen from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Lustrous bright emerald green crystals of Dioptase forms a crystal zone in and on the other edge of the Calcite. Followed by a late phase growth of white-colourless Dolomite exhibiting a pearly lustre, forming a druse over the Calcite and mostly envelopes the Dioptase.

Details

Dimensions
12.4 × 5.1 × 3.9 cm
Categories
Ex. Jim Robison Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Dioptase

Related Mineral Specimens

Cerussite
$15,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
A choice classic specimen of Cerussite from the famous Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. The specimen...
Malachite Pseudomorph Azurite on Quartz
$800
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
A fine Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Intergrown blocky crystals...
MIMETITE
$800
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
A fine array of spiky prismatic Mimetite crystals from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Crystals of...
Malachite
$700
 Onganja Mine, Onganja, Seeis, Windhoek District, Namibia, Africa
Lustrous intergrown crystals of Malachite displaying a rich green colour edged with lighter...