Home > Rare pink diamond aims to make $50 million

Business
Rare pink diamond aims to make $50 million

Description

A nearly 19-Carat pink diamond, the "Pink Legacy", estimated to sell for 50 million dollars will be the standout offering at Christie's fall jewellery auction in Geneva.

Added on the 08/11/2018 18:19:00 - Copyright : AFP EN

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • Rare pink diamond fetches over $28 million (USD)

    A pink diamond fetches $28.55 million (USD) at an auction in Geneva realizing its high estimate. Elly Park reports.

    11/11/2015 - Reuters EN
  • Rare pink diamond to be auctioned in Geneva

    The Fortune Pink, an exceptionally rare giant gemstone, will be auctioned in Geneva on November 8, when it is expected to fetch up to $35 million. Christie's says that the vividly coloured gem is the largest pink pear-shaped diamond ever to be offered for sale at auction.

    26/09/2022 - AFP EN
  • 'Most Valuable Earrings Ever' Set to Fetch Up To $70 Million at Auction

    A pair of unique blue and pink diamond earrings on show at Sotheby's auction house in Geneva, reportedly the most valuable earrings ever to go under the hammer, are expected to fetch between $50 to 70 million. The diamonds were named after Apollo, the Greek god of of the Sun, and Artemis, his twin sister, the goddess of the moon. The 14.54-carat Apollo Blue, which is described by Sotheby's as the largest internally flawless vivid blue diamond ever to be offered at auction, is expected to fetch between $38 million and $50 million. The 16-carat Artemis Pink, with its "fancy, intense pink" hue, is expected to rake in 12.5-18 million dollars. If the combined price of both Apollo and Artemis reaches the max estimate of 70 million, these two precious stones will cost 50 times more money the average American makes in an entire lifetime. The earrings will be offered separately as individual lots at auction on May 16.

    16/05/2017 - RT Ruptly EN
  • Are You Willing to Pay $60 Million for a Single Diamond?

    This dazzling and breathtaking precious stone is called the Pink Star Diamond, and it may well prove to be the world's most expensive cut diamond after it goes up for auction. The natural diamond was initially mined by diamond giant De Beers in Botswana and 1999 and weighed an astounding 132.5 carats when it first came out of the ground. However, it is not even close to the largest gem quality rough diamond. That award goes to the Cullinan Diamond, which weighed over 3100 carats when first mined in 1905. Although the Pink Star is set to be the most valuable cut diamond ever sold at auction, two other diamonds still have a higher estimated value: the De Beers Centenary Diamond, with an estimated value of $100 millions and the Hope Diamond, estimated at $350 million.

    21/03/2017 - RT Ruptly EN

More videosBusiness