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Diamond (0.78 carat pale-gray macle, twinned crystal) from Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada

 
Diamond (0.78 carat pale-gray macle, twinned crystal) from Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada

Diamond (0.78 carat pale-gray macle, twinned crystal) from Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 52122
Mineral:Diamond (0.78 carat pale-gray macle, twinned crystal)
Locality:Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada
Description:Lustrous pale-gray triangular diamond with excellent clarity and convex crystal faces that gives a good natural sparkle. The triangular shape is due to twinning following the Spinel Law on the {111} plane. Several scattered small inclusions visible.
Overall Size:7.5x6x2 mm
Crystals:7.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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