Diamond Crystal in Kimberlite Matrix
Diamond Crystal in Kimberlite Matrix from Kimberley, South Africa
Collection American Museum of Natural History
Description An exceptionally large and well-formed Diamond crystal embedded in a kimberlite matrix. Matrix Diamonds, especially from South Africa, are extremely difficult to encounter because most matrix specimens go to gem use.
Locality Kimberley, South Africa
Specimen Grade D
Photograph Hershel Friedman Photo

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