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Diamond (4.88 carat brown intersecting cubic crystals) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Diamond (4.88 carat brown intersecting cubic crystals) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Diamond (4.88 carat brown intersecting cubic crystals) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Diamond (4.88 carat brown intersecting cubic crystals) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 51298
Mineral:Diamond (4.88 carat brown intersecting cubic crystals)
Locality:Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Two intersecting translucent greenish-brown cubic diamond crystals with textured surfaces composed of parallel microscopic octahedral crystal faces. It is difficult to see the two individual diamonds in the photographs, but it is apparent when seen.
Overall Size:8x8x6 mm
Crystals:6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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