The 236-carat crystal was mined in the north of Yakutia, the press service of the subsidiary of Alrosa, Almazy Anabara, reported on its Twitter-Page.
It is noted that the mined crystal is the largest coloured diamond ever mined in Russia. The company reported that the dimensions of the crystal are 47x24x22 millimetres. Its age is approximately 120 to 230 million years old. It is stated that such a diamond will be in demand in any country since it has the potential to produce several high-quality diamonds.