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Dioptase on Calcite with Malachite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Dioptase on Calcite with Malachite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Dioptase on Calcite with Malachite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Dioptase on Calcite with Malachite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Dioptase on Calcite with Malachite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Dioptase on Calcite with Malachite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 64080
Mineral:Dioptase on Calcite with Malachite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Lustrous transparent emerald-green dioptase crystals to 10 mm on sparkling translucent white rhombohedral calcite crystals to 3 mm with hemispherical groups of fibrous green malachite along the edge. The largest dioptase crystal stands upright.
Overall Size:4.5x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:0.2-10.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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