|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Namibia > Dioptase|
|Locality:||Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia|
|Description:||Lustrous emerald-green dioptase crystals lining the surfaces of a shallow cavity in gray calcite-rich matrix. Some areas of the dioptase crystals have microscopic subsurface inclusions giving a dull luster. Ex. Phillip Greybill (b. 1935- ) collection|
|Overall Size:||5x5x4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Tsumeb Mine, Namibia > Dioptase Specimens|
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