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Diamond (1.7 carat cubo-octahedral crystal) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Diamond (1.7 carat cubo-octahedral crystal) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 21828
Mineral:Diamond (1.7 carat cubo-octahedral crystal)
Locality:Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Translucent crystal of natural diamond. The form is predominantly octahedral, but there are cubic and dodecahedral faces on the edges and corners. The color is greenish-yellow outer rind and colorless core (not visible). Good complex crystal form.
Overall Size:5x5x5 mm
Crystals:5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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