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Diamond (1.46 carat macle, twinned crystal) from Free State (formerly Orange Free State), South Africa

 
Diamond (1.46 carat macle, twinned crystal) from Free State (formerly Orange Free State), South Africa

Diamond (1.46 carat macle, twinned crystal) from Free State (formerly Orange Free State), South Africa

DESCRIPTION:No. 27449
Mineral:Diamond (1.46 carat macle, twinned crystal)
Locality:Free State (formerly Orange Free State), South Africa
Description:Triangular crystal of sherry-colored, natural diamond. The triangular shape is due to twinning on a plane parallel to the octahedral faces (Spinel-law twin). The surface have many concave faces showing where other crystals intersected.
Overall Size:7x7x4 mm
Crystals:7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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