|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Kazakhstan > Dioptase|
|Locality:||Altyn-Tyube, 66 km east of Karagandy, Karaganda Oblast', Kazakhstan (Type Locality for Dioptase)|
|Description:||Thin plate of milky quartz crystals up to 4 mm with bright green dioptase crystals up to 8 mm from the type locality for this beautiful mineral. Two crystals missing, otherwise good condition. Ex. Russ Buckingham collection|
|Overall Size:||5x4.5x1.5 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Russia & former Soviet Republics > Dioptase Specimens|
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