River Philip, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||45° North , 64° West (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~85km|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
An undoubtedly dubious report, "a diamond of oval shape, about three inches long and two inches wide, was found lately on a farm near the river Philip, for which an offer of $1,500 was refused, and is now in Halifax, under examination by the experts."
1 erroneous literature entry.
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Feuchtwanger, L. (1872) A popular treatise on gems : in reference to their scientific value : a guide for the teacher of natural sciences, the jeweller, and amateur : together with a description of the elements of mineralogy, and all ornamental and architectural materials. New York, 4th edition, pg 528. https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/imgsrv/download/pdf?id=nyp.33433090765185;orient=0;size=100;seq=600;num=528;attachment=0