You will be surprised to know the world’s largest white diamond auction, price and features
The Rock, the world’s largest white diamond, has finally been sold. It sold for ₹18.8 million. This amazing 228.31 carat diamond was discovered in a mine in the early 2000s. However, the organizers did not say to whom this magnificent diamond was sold.
White diamond is 228.31 carats
A diamond worth crores of rupees weighs 228.31 carats. Three buyers were from the United States and two from the Middle East. According to the news agency Reuters, the diamond was mined in the early 2000s. Earlier the diamond was with a jewelery collector. The man who lost it decided to sell the diamond after eight years. Max Fawcett, a specialist in jewelry at Christie’s in Geneva, says the diamond is one of the rarest in the world, and is also a center of attraction in the jewelry industry.
Diamond was expected to be expensive but…’
Christie’s Jewelery, which auctioned the diamond, had expected to sell it for Rs 2.32 billion (about Rs 30 crore) in April, but it was sold at a lower price.
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By the way, ‘Christie’ first displayed this diamond in New York. He later traveled to Dubai and Taipei to perform. After this it was sold in Geneva on 11 May. By the way, ‘Christie’ has already sold many record breaking diamonds. These include the fancy blue diamond diamond. Also, the 287.42-carat Tiffany diamond, dated 1877, was worn by Lady Gaga to the 2019 Oscars. He too was taken out of the mines. Heera diamond was also found near these mines.