April 14, 2019

Diamond with Ties to the French Royal Family Just Recovered

A 40-Carat Diamond Ring with Ties to the French Royal Family Was Just Recovered by Police in Paris. The piece, which has ties to Napoleon III, had […]
April 10, 2019

72ct Yellow Diamond from Lesotho

Firestone Diamonds has unearthed a 72-carat rough yellow stone from its Liqhobong mine in Lesotho, along with two other large gem-quality diamonds. The miner also found […]
April 7, 2019
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Petra Recovers 425ct. Diamond

Petra Diamonds has unearthed a 425.10-carat white diamond at its Cullinan mine in South Africa, it said Friday. The D-color, type II, gem-quality stone comes from […]
April 4, 2019

88 Carat Diamond Fetches $13.7 Million

A flawless 88.22-carat diamond fetched more than $13.7 million at the Hong Kong Sale of Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite held Tuesday. The total, which includes commissions […]
April 2, 2019
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US$8M Twin-Stone Fancy Blue Diamond

Christie’s spring sale of magnificent jewels will offer a variety of colorless diamonds, colored diamonds, and gemstones, along with important signed pieces from private collections. The […]
March 25, 2019
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161 carat Diamond Rough

Gem Diamonds has recovered a 161-carat rough stone, the first over 100 carats it has reported this year. It found the high-quality, white, type IIa diamond […]
February 20, 2019

$12.7 Million, 88 Carat Flawless Diamond

Sotheby’s auction house will be offering an 88.22-carat, flawless diamond as the top lot of its Hong Kong Sale of Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite on April […]
January 2, 2019

How the PINK DIAMOND became the world’s hottest gemstone

The Pink Legacy sold for a record-breaking $50 million in November. Pink diamonds first hit the gossip columns in 2002 when Ben Affleck gave a 6.1-carat […]
December 18, 2018

Bulgari Blue Diamond Fetches $18M at Christie’s

From Rapaport: A Bulgari diamond ring surpassed its estimate at Christie’s in New York on Wednesday, bringing in more than $18 million.  The cushion-cut, 8.08-carat, fancy-vivid-blue […]