|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:||Stem of gray calcite with a crown of bright green dioptase crystals on the top. The dioptase crystals are quite large with excellent surface luster. One crystal shows a cleaved termination, the rest are clean.|
|Overall Size:||3x3x3 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Russia & former Soviet Republics > Dioptase Specimens|
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