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Diamond (5.33 carat greenish-gray cubo-octahedral crystal) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Diamond (5.33 carat greenish-gray cubo-octahedral crystal) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Diamond (5.33 carat greenish-gray cubo-octahedral crystal) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Diamond (5.33 carat greenish-gray cubo-octahedral crystal) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 52767
Mineral:Diamond (5.33 carat greenish-gray cubo-octahedral crystal)
Locality:Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Translucent green-gray cubo-octahedral diamond crystal with textured surfaces composed of microscopic crystal faces in parallel orientation. The diamond is translucent due to the textured faces, but may contain a gemmy center.
Overall Size:9x9x7.5 mm
Crystals:9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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