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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. 22230
Mineral:Dioptase on Calcite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Showy specimen of bright green dioptase crystals overgrown on colorless calcite matrix. The dioptase crystals are small, but they exceptionally colorful. Minor imperfections on one corner.
Overall Size:3x3x2 cm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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