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Diamond (9.97 carat cubic crystal with 2.57 carat sawn slice showing the gem diamond center) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Diamond (9.97 carat cubic crystal with 2.57 carat sawn slice showing the gem diamond center) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Diamond (9.97 carat cubic crystal with 2.57 carat sawn slice showing the gem diamond center) from Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 55336
Mineral:Diamond (9.97 carat cubic crystal with 2.57 carat sawn slice showing the gem diamond center)
Locality:Mbuji-Mayi (Miba), 300 km east of Tshikapa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Translucent gray cubic natural diamond crystal with outer surfaces composed of many smaller microscopic crystal faces, plus a sawn 2.5 mm thick slice from a similar diamond crystal that shows how the centers of these diamonds are gem-grade.
Overall Size:10x9x9 mm, 10x9x2.5 mm
Crystals:10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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