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Dioptase from Guchab Mine, 40 km south of Tsumeb, Otavi Valley, Namibia

 
Dioptase from Guchab Mine, 40 km south of Tsumeb, Otavi Valley, Namibia

Dioptase from Guchab Mine, 40 km south of Tsumeb, Otavi Valley, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 20952
Mineral:Dioptase
Locality:Guchab Mine, 40 km south of Tsumeb, Otavi Valley, Namibia
Description:Large specimen of lustrous, blue-green dioptase crystals covering most of the specimen. The cluster stands upright nicely without additional support. Has old label from H. Ford, noted for his high aesthetic standards. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970); Ex. Hugh Ford (1885-1966).
Overall Size:8x7x5 cm
Crystals:3-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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