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Diamond (2.66 carat yellow-gray spherical Ballas crystal) from Paraguassu River District, Bahia, Brazil

 
Diamond (2.66 carat yellow-gray spherical Ballas crystal) from Paraguassu River District, Bahia, Brazil

Diamond (2.66 carat yellow-gray spherical Ballas crystal) from Paraguassu River District, Bahia, Brazil

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Diamond (2.66 carat yellow-gray spherical Ballas crystal) from Paraguassu River District, Bahia, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 59094
Mineral:Diamond (2.66 carat yellow-gray spherical Ballas crystal)
Locality:Paraguassu River District, Bahia, Brazil
Description:Spherical translucent yellow-gray ballas diamond crystal with textured surfaces composed of many smaller crystal faces. The diamond is almost perfectly spherical. Ballas diamonds are polycrystalline, with radiating internal structure.
Overall Size:7x7x7 mm
Crystals:7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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