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Found in the South African diamond weighs twice as much of the current record holder

August 28 2007

In one of the mines of North-West Province of South Africa found a large diamond. Weighing

this gem, the experts were amazed: finding weighs twice as much than the previous record holder, a diamond, "Cullinan", pulled in 3,106 carats.

We recall that the now former champion was found in the province Hauteng in January 1905.

Currently, owners of the mine are the selection of protection - for the transportation of valuable finds delivered in Johannesburg. It is reported «The Australian».

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