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Diamond (2.26 carat yellow macle, twinned crystal) from Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada

 
Diamond (2.26 carat yellow macle, twinned crystal) from Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada

Diamond (2.26 carat yellow macle, twinned crystal) from Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 52061
Mineral:Diamond (2.26 carat yellow macle, twinned crystal)
Locality:Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada
Description:Large transparent yellow triangular diamond crystal with flat crystal faces that have trigon crystallization patterns. The triangular shape is due to twinning following the Spinel Law on the octahedral {111} plane. A few inclusions are visible under 20x.
Overall Size:9.5x8.5x4 mm
Crystals:9.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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