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Diamond (0.70 carat pale-gray macle, twinned crystal) from Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada

 
Diamond (0.70 carat pale-gray macle, twinned crystal) from Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada

Diamond (0.70 carat pale-gray macle, twinned crystal) from Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 52125
Mineral:Diamond (0.70 carat pale-gray macle, twinned crystal)
Locality:Diavik Mine, East Island, Lac de Gras, Northwest Territories, Canada
Description:Lustrous triangular macle diamond crystal with pale gray color (nearly colorless). Macle diamonds (macle=twin in French) are twinned following the Spinel Law on the {111} octahedral plane. Scattered small inclusions throughout.
Overall Size:7x6x2.5 mm
Crystals:7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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