|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Kazakhstan > Dioptase|
|Locality:||Altyn-Tyube, 66 km east of Karagandy, Karaganda Oblast', Kazakhstan (Type Locality for Dioptase)|
|Description:||Lustrous emerald-green transparent dioptase crystals on one face of gray-brown calcite. The dioptase crystals were embedded in the calcite which was etched away to expose the dioptase.|
|Overall Size:||9x6x3.5 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Russia & former Soviet Republics > Dioptase Specimens|
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