'Pink Legacy' diamond sold for record $50 million
The "Pink Legacy", a diamond weighing just under 19 carats, fetches a record $50 million, purchased by U.S.-based luxury jeweler Harry Winston. Michelle Hennessy reports.
Extremely rare 18.96 carats pink diamond could fetch up to $50 million at auction
Known as "The Pink Legacy", an extremely rare 18.96 carats fancy vivid pink diamond could fetch up to $50 million at an auction, next week, in Geneva.
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."
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.