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Diamond (1.44 carat octahedral crystal) from Orapa Mine, south of the Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Botswana

 
Diamond (1.44 carat octahedral crystal) from Orapa Mine, south of the Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Botswana

Diamond (1.44 carat octahedral crystal) from Orapa Mine, south of the Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Botswana

DESCRIPTION:No. 30096
Mineral:Diamond (1.44 carat octahedral crystal)
Locality:Orapa Mine, south of the Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Botswana
Description:Transparent crystal of very pale blue-green natural diamond with scattered graphite (another form of carbon) inclusions throughout the crystal. The crystal form is primarily octahedral, with tri-octahedral faces. Complete and undamaged.
Overall Size:7x5.5x5 mm
Crystals:7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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