Monday 23 October 2017

Large 34.17 ct Yellow Diamond Extracted by Alrosa

Large 34.17 ct Yellow Diamond Extracted by Alrosa

ALROSA’s affiliate Almazy Anabara, engaged in rough diamond production , in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) has extracted a large 34.17-carat yellow diamond. It is the largest fancy-colored rough diamond extracted by the Company this year.

The rough diamond, extracted from Ebelyakh alluvial deposit, measures 20.17 х 19.65 х 15.1 mm. It is a transparent intense yellow crystal with a small inclusion in the intermediate zone.

It will be delivered, in a few days, to the United Selling Organization ALROSA in Moscow, where the Company specialists will give it a more detailed and accurate assessment.

Earlier this year,  the company also extracted a unique 27.85-carat pure pink diamond – the largest pink stone in the Russian diamond miner's history.


By YDCDL - Langerman Diamonds
Pictures courtesy: Alrosa