9 x 5 x 3 cm
A nearly metallic teal color, with gem transparency… where can one find such a thing in the mineral world other than Dioptase?! Dioptase is a copper silicate mineral that is only found at a handful of localities across the globe. It is eagerly sought after by collectors for its vibrant “uncapturable” teal color and unique crystal structure. This piece features nine striking elongated crystals with sharp faces and brilliant color. It is small cabinet size, and offers a quality composition for a perfect collection piece. A very fine example of dioptase on its natural matrix, showcasing all the best elements for this type of specimen.