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Diopside var. Chrome Diopside from Chamachu, Skardu District, Haramosh Mountains, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

 
Diopside var. Chrome Diopside from Chamachu, Skardu District, Haramosh Mountains, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Diopside var. Chrome Diopside from Chamachu, Skardu District, Haramosh Mountains, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Diopside var. Chrome Diopside from Chamachu, Skardu District, Haramosh Mountains, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Diopside var. Chrome Diopside from Chamachu, Skardu District, Haramosh Mountains, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 79107
Mineral:Diopside var. Chrome Diopside
Locality:Chamachu, Skardu District, Haramosh Mountains, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Description:Lustrous transparent-to-translucent green diopside crystal with a complex angled termination on one end. The green color of the diopside is caused by high chromium content, and these are commonly sold as Chrome Diopside. Weight: 2.4 grams
Overall Size:16x12x7 mm
Crystals:16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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