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Dioptase and Shattuckite from Omaue, Kaokoveld, Namibia

 
Dioptase and Shattuckite from Omaue, Kaokoveld, Namibia

Dioptase and Shattuckite from Omaue, Kaokoveld, Namibia

Dioptase and Shattuckite from Omaue, Kaokoveld, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 40132
Mineral:Dioptase and Shattuckite
Locality:Omaue, Kaokoveld, Namibia
Description:Colorful cluster of lustrous deep-green translucent dioptase crystals up to 11 mm long in a shallow cavity lined with baby-blue shattuckite microcrystals. The quartz matrix was sawn flat on the bottom so the specimen sits nicely without support.
Overall Size:6x4x3 cm
Crystals:0.5-11.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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