102.34 Carat White Diamond Being Sold For Over $33 Million

‘Flawless’ white diamond could fetch over $33 million

Sotheby's says the diamond is the largest and purest of its type. The 102.34-carat gem was mined in Botswana. The auction record for any diamond is held by the "Pink Star," which sold for $71 million at Sotheby's Hong Kong in 2017.

La Bague De Fiançailles De Gwyneth Paltrow Fait Une Apparition Aux Producers Guild Awards & Elle Est Massive

Bague De Fiançailles De Gwyneth Paltrow

La vie est belle pour Gwyneth Paltrow. Nouvellement engagée et exécutant un site web à succès (bien que parodié) ne sonne pas mal à moitié, non ? Attendez juste parce que ça s’améliore. La bague de fiançailles de Gwyneth Paltrow fait sa première apparition publique samedi soir, et elle est encore plus grande et plus magnifique que ce à quoi vous pensiez initialement. Etant donné que la taille ne compte pas lorsqu’il s’agit d’anneaux, il est aussi assez difficile de ne pas remarquer à quel point la pierre est grosse.

Gem Diamonds: Recovery of 104.73 carat and 151.52 carat Diamonds

Gem Diamonds Limited (LSE: GEMD) is pleased to announce the recovery of a high-quality 104.73 carat, D-colour Type IIa diamond and a 151.52 carat Type I yellow diamond from the Letšeng mine in Lesotho. Today's announcement follows the recent Letšeng recoveries announced in May of an exceptional 80.58 carat D-colour Type IIa diamond and a 98.42 carat D-colour Type IIa diamond, as well as the recovery of a 114 carat D colour Type IIa diamond in April. The Letšeng mine is well-known for the production of large, top colour, exceptional white diamonds, making it the highest dollar per carat kimberlite diamond mine in the world.

104.73 carat D colour Type IIa diamond (Source: Gem Diamonds)

DiamondsRush Review


The DiamondsRush platform contains one of the largest online diamond marketplace selections in the world. With over 800,000 stones in stock, you can effortlessly purchase both colorless and colored diamonds at competitive prices. Every diamond that passes through DiamondsRush is fully Kimberly compliant and includes a complete certificate from major gemological laboratories.

So how does it work? Simple:

• Step 1 – Register with DiamondsRush to create a new account.

• Step 2 – Browse their extensive collection of colored and colorless ethically sourced diamonds. Refine by cut, shape, color, clarity, and karat to find exactly what you need.

• Step 3 – Choose what you would like to do with your newly purchased stone. DiamondsRush gives customers various options, including receiving the diamond via fast international shipping, or allow DiamondsRush to keep the diamonds within one of their own highly secure vaults.

Diamond Investment Scams

A scam is defined in dictionaries as a dishonest way to make money by deceiving people.

Diamonds are one of the most alluring and sought after gemstones in the world. From the very first diamonds that were found in India as early as the 4th Century to the stunning diamonds that can now be bought online this stone has been a valuable investment. 

Where there is opportunity for investment there will always be scammers. Unfortunately there are individuals in the jewelry world who will draw up complex scams to part you with your money. Most diamond dealers are of course not scam artists but it is important if you are thinking of buying a diamond that you be aware of the different types of scams on the market. 

Colored Diamonds

Colored diamonds are ones which have particularly beautiful coloring, are very durable and fetch a high price .They are very rare. These diamonds are Natural Fancy Colored Diamonds are found naturally. 

Do Diamonds Increase in Value?

Diamonds are one of the gemstones we have in the world, that are parts of a showoff piece. They are widely recognized and are held in high esteem. Over time, diamonds are top of the chart gemstones that serves as a reminder of one's status. It is used to speak of one's wealth and pride without having to say a word.

5 Vital Tips on Investing in Diamonds

Shirley Bassey did say that Diamonds are forever, while Marilyn Monroe in a song said that they are “a girl’s best friend” and even Zsa Zsa Gabor said that she had never hated a man enough to give him back his diamonds. Nowadays, investors turn to diamond because of both their aesthetic qualities and long-term value. The ROI for these precious stones surpassed that of equities for a good portion of the last fifteen years.

From 1999 to the year 2011, Rapaport Diamond Trade Index stated that 3-carat diamonds increased their value by 145%, while that of 5-carat diamonds increased by 171%.

January 1, 2011 to July 1, 2014 RAPNET INDEX - RAPI is based on the average asking price in hundred $/ct. for the top 25 quality round diamonds (D-H, IF-VS2, RapSpec-2 and better) with GIA grading