|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Namibia > Diamond (1.44 carat black hexoctahedral crystal)
|Diamond (1.44 carat black hexoctahedral crystal)
|Oranjemund District, southern coastal Namib Desert, Namibia
|Perfect crystal of black diamond with smooth, lustrous surfaces and hexoctahedral crystal form. The crystal resembles a black pearl. It is actually translucent, with smoky color due to graphite inclusions. No damage, perfect crystal form.
|For reference only
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