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Dioptase on Calcite with Duftite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Duftite)

 
Dioptase on Calcite with Duftite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Duftite)

Dioptase on Calcite with Duftite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Duftite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 49441
Mineral:Dioptase on Calcite with Duftite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Duftite)
Description:Lustrous emerald-green transparent dioptase crystals to 4 mm on colorless rhombohedral translucent calcite crystals to 2.5 mm, plus small rosettes to 0.5 mm of yellow-green duftite microcrystals.
Overall Size:6x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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