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Diamond (0.33 carat polished slice with sector-zoned inclusions) from Zimbabwe

 
Diamond (0.33 carat polished slice with sector-zoned inclusions) from Zimbabwe

DESCRIPTION:No. 57112
Mineral:Diamond (0.33 carat polished slice with sector-zoned inclusions)
Locality:Zimbabwe
Description:Thin slice of a transparent natural diamond crystal that was polished on both sides to highlight the internal crystal sector zoning. The diamond sector zoning consists of disk-crack-like defects coated with graphite. See article: Optically-zoned (Star) Diamonds from Zimbabwe in Rocks and Minerals, March-April 2014, pages 173-178
Overall Size:9x6x0.3 mm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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