AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Democratic Republic of the Congo > Diamond (6.79 carat irregular crystal)

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Diamond (6.79 carat irregular crystal) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Diamond (6.79 carat irregular crystal) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 23398
Mineral:Diamond (6.79 carat irregular crystal)
Locality:Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Large diamond crystal (6.79 carats!) with a yellow outer layer concealing the gemmy interior. The shape is highly irregular, though it started as a cube, the large size caused uneven growth in different directions. The crystal is complete on all sides.
Overall Size:10x9x8 mm
Crystals:10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Africa > Diamonds

 

  Buy rough uncut diamonds at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Diamonds

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;