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Diamond (0.34 carat cuttable pale-yellow macle, twinned crystal) from Orapa Mine, south of the Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Botswana

 
Diamond (0.34 carat cuttable pale-yellow macle, twinned crystal) from Orapa Mine, south of the Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Botswana

Diamond (0.34 carat cuttable pale-yellow macle, twinned crystal) from Orapa Mine, south of the Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Botswana

Diamond (0.34 carat cuttable pale-yellow macle, twinned crystal) from Orapa Mine, south of the Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Botswana

Diamond (0.34 carat cuttable pale-yellow macle, twinned crystal) from Orapa Mine, south of the Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Botswana

DESCRIPTION:No. 63807
Mineral:Diamond (0.34 carat cuttable pale-yellow macle, twinned crystal)
Locality:Orapa Mine, south of the Makgadikgadi Salt Plains, Botswana
Description:Lustrous transparent yellow diamond crystal with triangular shape due to twinning on the {111} octahedral plane following the Spinel Law of twinning (macle). The diamond has excellent clarity, no visible inclusions, but has two gletz in one corner.
Overall Size:4.5x4.5x1.2 mm
Crystals:4.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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