Diamond ring fetches $6.5 million at Christie's
A 50.47 carat D-Colour, potentially Internally Flawless diamond ring by Harry Winston was sold $6.5 million on Wednesday at a Christies' auction along with a 20.49 carats fancy vivid yellow diamond ring which fetched over $5.4 million.
Sierra Leone miners yet to see proceeds from 'Peace Diamond'
Nearly a year ago one of the biggest uncut diamonds in the world was discovered in Sierra Leone and, despite government promises, miners from the area say none of the proceeds have been used to invest in local development projects.
Sotheby's sets record asking price for rare white diamond before Auction
"Sotheby's diamonds is honoured to be presenting the 102.34, D colour, flawless diamond. It is the largest ever recorded diamond by the G.I.A (Gemological Institute of America) to have this ah, meeting all the critical criteria."
Famous French diamond sells for $15million at auction
Christie's in Geneva sells the famous French diamond "Le Grand Mazarin," and a flawless D-color emerald-cut diamond necklace dubbed "the most beautiful diamond in the world" at an auction on Tuesday night.
Giant diamond auction fails as Sierra Leone rejects $7.8 million offer
The Sierra Leone government rejects a bid of $7.8 million for a 709-carat diamond.