.8" Gem DIOPSIDE Crystal Green GlassyFaces PristineTermination Tanzania for sale

  • $100.50$150.00
  • Mineral: Diopside
  • Product Code: EB1015DIOP4
  • Availability: In Stock

Here is a 31.8 carat, sharp single crystal of bright green diopside from the 2007 find at Merelani Hills. The crystal is sharp and beautifully formed, with smooth, glassy faces forming a sharp termination with crisp edges. The crystal is gemmy, with luminous green color and bright luster, plus some interesting black inclusions (probably manganese). Overall, this is a superb specimen of diopside from an historic find.

Specifications
Location Merelani Hills, Lelatema Mts, Simanjiro District, Manyara Region, Tanzania
Size 0.8" x 0.6" x 0.5"
Suggested Stand A thumbnail box comes free with this specimen.