Dioptase, Calcite
Miniature, 4.9 x 3.5 x 2.1 cm
Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto (Oshikoto) Region, Namibia
Ex. George Elling
A beautiful and aesthetic specimen of isolated, very gemmy, emerald-green dioptase crystals to 8 mm on lustrous, off-white calcite rhombs from Tsumeb. This is the most desirable dioptase combination from Tsumeb and you can see why. Ex. George Elling Collection.