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NEWS: Nunavut January 15, 2014 - 10:40 am

Photo: Peregrine shows off high grade kimberlite

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These three diamonds are among many found within the second batch of bulk sample material recovered from the Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. CH-6 kimberlite pipe, part of the Chidliak project near Iqaluit. The eight-sided stone in the middle of this picture weighs in at 8.87 carats. In an announcement Jan. 16, Peregrine said the 182.1 tonne bulk sample, extracted last year, produced a grade of 2.87 carats per tonne. With an overall grade of 2.78 carats per tonne, CH-6 is one of the highest grade kimberlite pipes in the world, Peregrine said. Read more on nunatsiaqonline.ca (PHOTO COURTESY OF PEREGRINE DIAMONDS)
These three diamonds are among many found within the second batch of bulk sample material recovered from the Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. CH-6 kimberlite pipe, part of the Chidliak project near Iqaluit. The eight-sided stone in the middle of this picture weighs in at 8.87 carats. In an announcement Jan. 16, Peregrine said the 182.1 tonne bulk sample, extracted last year, produced a grade of 2.87 carats per tonne. With an overall grade of 2.78 carats per tonne, CH-6 is one of the highest grade kimberlite pipes in the world, Peregrine said. Read more on nunatsiaqonline.ca (PHOTO COURTESY OF PEREGRINE DIAMONDS)

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