Ornament bought by an anonymous collector from Japan
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A diamond weighing 88 carats was sold for $ 11 million
In Hong Kong, Sotheby’s sold a diamond weighing 88 carats for $ 11 million. It after 10 minutes of trading bought by an anonymous collector from Japan.
The diamond was obtained from a rough stone weighing 242 carats. It is produced in the southern part of Botswana. In this South African country produced about 40% of the diamonds for sale on the world market.
In fact, the price of diamond amounted to $ 11 million, and include fees of the auction, he has risen to almost 14 million. According to the representative of the auction house, sold the diamond will be named in honor of the eldest daughter of the buyer.
Earlier we wrote that in Belgium opened a diamond Museum. The Museum’s six themed rooms. And yet – a library, a workshop and two jewelry store. There, visitors buy jewelry already with knowledge of the matter, because in the Museum they are introduced to the intricacies of parameters of a diamond: weight, color, clarity and cut.
We also reported that the white diamond was auctioned for a record $ 15 million.
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