An extremely rare diamond was found in the Republic of Sakha. The internal diamond moves freely within the transparent outer one. The larger gem is dimensions of 4.8 x 4.9 x 2.8 mm with just 0.62 carats. the tiny nested diamond has an estimated weight of 0.02 carats and dimensions of 1.9×2.1×0.6 mm only. The exceptional discovery reported by Alrosa can be seen on an X-Ray picture.



The world’s only diamond inside a diamond discovered in the Republic of Sakha


No worth has been put on the exceptional disclosure which is probably going to be 800 million years of age. Reports state Alrosa plans to send the Matryoshka precious stone to the Gemological Institute of America for further investigation.

Source: The Siberian Times