|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Japan > Diopside|
|Locality:||Nanbu Oho, Yamanashi Pref., Japan|
|Description:||Single crystal (doubly-terminated) of chrome diopside. The dark color appears to due to a surface coating, perhaps a manganese oxide. The coating has worn away along some edges. Bottom corner is incomplete. Ex. A. Stevenson (1916-2007) collection #66|
|Overall Size:||10x8x7 mm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from China, Japan, Australia & Pacific Rim > Mica & other Silicates|
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