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Dioptase and Plancheite from Tantara Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Dioptase and Plancheite from Tantara Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Dioptase and Plancheite from Tantara Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 60122
Mineral:Dioptase and Plancheite
Locality:Tantara Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Lustrous transparent emerald-green prismatic dioptase crystals to 5 mm on fibrous blue plancheite crystals in hemispherical aggregates to 5 mm diameter.
Overall Size:20x12x8 mm
Crystals:micro to 5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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