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Diopside from Peak Laila, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Diopside from Peak Laila, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Locality:Peak Laila, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Description:Gemmy crystal of light-medium-green diopside with no matrix. The diopside is very transparent (hard to photograph - the contact surfaces on the rear are visible through the flawless crystal making it appear milky). Minor edge wear.
Overall Size:40x14x13 mm
Crystals:40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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