Record Diamond Auction

Posted on Friday, October 18th, 2013 at 5:32 pm by Jodi

A recient Sotheby's of Hong Kong auction brought a record sale.  A 118 carat oval diamond "thats the size of an egg" was sold for 30.6 million dollars.  This was a new record for a white diamond.  The diamond is internaly flawless.  The diamond was bid on by two indivuals and took six minutes to sell.  The diamond was mined in Africa two years ago.  The previous record was sold by Christies of Geneva for 26,7 million.oval1018.jpg