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Dioptase from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Dioptase from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Dioptase from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 12441
Mineral:Dioptase
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Pocket in matrix lined with large, blocky dioptase crystals. The dioptase crystals have classic green color that Tsumeb is noted for and the crystal have excellent luster. Deep inside is a perfect crystal.
Overall Size:9x6x4 cm
Crystals:6-9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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