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Dioptase from Reneville, Kindanba District, Pool Department, Republic of Congo

 
Dioptase from Reneville, Kindanba District, Pool Department, Republic of Congo

Dioptase from Reneville, Kindanba District, Pool Department, Republic of Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 32417
Mineral:Dioptase
Locality:Reneville, Kindanba District, Pool Department, Republic of Congo
Description:Translucent crystals of emerald-green dioptase crystals crystallized front and rear. The dioptase crystals are distinct and well formed with a sugary overgrowth in areas of another brown mineral (calcite?).
Overall Size:6x3x3 cm
Crystals:1-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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