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Dioptase on Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Dioptase on Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 58471
Mineral:Dioptase on Quartz
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Four doubly-terminated emerald-green dioptase crystals to 12 mm on crystallized brown limestone coated with transparent quartz crystals to 1 mm. The dioptase crystals are lustrous and internally transparent.
Overall Size:18x17x11 mm
Crystals:micro to 12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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