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Dioptase from Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona

 
Dioptase from Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona

Dioptase from Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona

DESCRIPTION:No. 44788
Mineral:Dioptase
Locality:Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona
Description:Thin crust of transparent emerald-green dioptase crystals with remnants of orange wulfenite included. The dioptase crystals look beautiful under magnification. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987) collection #96
Overall Size:13x13x3 mm
Crystals:0.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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