• Dioptase on Calcite
  • Dioptase on Calcite
  • Dioptase on Calcite
  • Dioptase on Calcite
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Dioptase on Calcite

ID: CC9039

Beautiful scattered distinctive crystals of Dioptase on Calcite from the world class location Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. The Dioptase crystals measure to 1cm and are artistically clustered in a shallow convex cavity in a Calcite matrix. The Dioptase crystals have a bright vitreous luster with a fine green colour, with some crystals displaying internal neon green reflections. Many of the larger crystals show faint striation on the prism faces. A fine display specimen of Dioptase from Tsumeb.

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Dimensions
6.2 × 4.5 × 3.0 cm
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Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Dioptase

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