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diamond; greyish-yellow crystal, showing equal development of forms {111}, {110} and {100}, with "frosted" surface

[Zaire] unknown This batch of diamond crystals (100379-100384) was accompanied by no information other than on old exhibition label giving the locality as "Kimberly, S. Africa". However, recent letters found in our archives reveal that these are not South African diamonds, but from Congo (Zaire), which fits in much better with the etched translucent appearance.

Letters dated 1933, (now in the o…