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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 15879
Mineral:Dioptase on Calcite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Bright green dioptase crystals up to 3 mm scattered over matrix of white calcite crystals. The contrast of the green dioptase against the white matrix is very aesthetic.
Overall Size:5x4x1 cm
Crystals:2-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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