|Historic carbonado diamond from the BMNH
among specimens stolen from the Museon diamond exhibition
Diamond "carbonado" from Brazil.
Specimen registered as "Carbonado", it is a dark-brown rounded octahedron,
approx 15mm across, with a cubic termination at one end.
A highly carbon rich diamond, or pseudomorph, it is a historical piece from the
Museum collections, 1861
Anyone with information concerning the whereabouts of this
specimen should contact:
Mr. Alan Hart
Natural History Museum
London SW7 5BD