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Dioptase from (Tantara Mine), Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Dioptase from (Tantara Mine), Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Dioptase from (Tantara Mine), Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Dioptase from (Tantara Mine), Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 37753
Mineral:Dioptase
Locality:(Tantara Mine), Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Crystallized mass of deep green dioptase with lustrous crystals lining the concave areas of the cluster. The dioptase crystals look beautiful under magnification: transparent, vivid green color, lustrous faces. Ex. John Albanese, Jr.
Overall Size:8x6x3 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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