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Diamond from
Saidenbach reservoir, Forchheim, Pockau, Erzgebirge District, Saxony, Germany

Locality type:Reservoir
Classification
Species:Diamond
Formula:C
Comments:Micro-diamonds.
Quality for species:Rock forming mineral/non-crystalline/little interest for collectors.(##)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Polarised-light microscopy
Raman Spectroscopy
References
References:Stöckhert, Bernard, Johannes Duyster, Claudia Trepmann, Hans-Joachim Massonne (2001), Microdiamond daughter crystals precipitated from supercritical COH & plus; silicate fluids included in garnet, Erzgebirge, Germany: Geology: 29(5): 391-394.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Almandine2 photos of Diamond associated with Almandine at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Diamond data
Locality Data:Click here to view Saidenbach reservoir, Forchheim, Pockau, Erzgebirge District, Saxony, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Diamond
57.2km (35.5 miles) A Podsedice (Podseditz), Třebenice (Trebnitz), Ústí Region, Czech Republic
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