Dioptase & Plancheite -
Kaokoveld Plateau, Namibia
Locality: Kaokoveld Plateau, Kunene Region, Namibia
Specimen Size: 58 mm x 40 mm, 68 grams
Dioptase is a really beautiful bright emerald-green mineral found in oxidized zones of copper deposits. Namibian mines has delivered some of the most exquisite Dioptase specimens. Specimens from the Kaokoveld are usually associated with a Quartz matrix.