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

Dioptase Included Calcite

$7,500.00   €6,683  £5,980.00 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

ADAMITE with SMITHSONITE and TSUMCORITE
$3,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Well formed bladed almost platy crystals of Adamite with Smithsonite and Tsumcorite from the famous...
Smithsonite
$1,250
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Very lustrous intergrown druse of sparkling Smithsonite crystals covers the display area of the...
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...
MIMETITE
$600
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Beautiful bright sparkling crystals of yellow Mimetite heavily invests the Goethite Gossan matrix...