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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 14637
Mineral:Dioptase and Calcite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Bright green dioptase crystals intergrown in and over colorless calcite crystals. On the smaller 1-2 mm crystals they are equally mixed, the larger calcite crystals have green phantoms of dioptase inclusions. An excellent specimen,
Overall Size:5x3x3 cm
Crystals:1-7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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