• Pristine Black Diamond
  • Crafting Reagent
  • Sell Price: 50s

Pristine Black Diamond is a rare raw gem.


Pristine Black Diamond drops off high-level Elite mobs throughout the world and in instances.

It is primarily found in Stratholme. Other locations that have a lower drop percentile are Dire Maul, Blackwing Lair, and Blackrock Spire.

Other information

Formerly, the primary demand for this item came from players who attemped to complete the  Insane in the Membrane achievement, which among other things required a character turn in about 84 librams of Focus, Protection and Rapidity for Shen'dralar reputation.

As an ingredient


As a quest objective

Removed from game The subject of this section was removed from World of Warcraft in patch 4.0.3a.


This item can be placed in  [Bag of Jewels] and  [Gem Pouch].

Patch changes

  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Stacks to 200, up from 20.
  • WoW Icon update.png Patch 1.10.0 (2006-03-28): Stacks up to 20.
  • WoW Icon update.png Patch 1.7.0 (2005-09-13): Pristine Black Diamonds may now be found in the Miscellaneous Junk category of the Auction House.
    While not noted in patch notes, these are currently found in the Quest category.
  • WoW Icon update.png Patch 1.3.0 (2005-03-07): Added.

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