Posted on Friday, November 15th, 2013 at 5:29 pm by Jodi
This Tuesday the Worlds Largest Orange Diamond sold in auction for a record $35,540,612.00. Christie's of Geneva auctioned off a 14.82 carat fancy orange diamond on Tuesday. The diamond was given the highest grade as a "fancy vivid" orange by GIA. The orange diamond also known as a "Fire Diamond" was found in South Africa. The largest fancy orange diamond next to this one is under 6 carats. This fancy vivid diamond is said to be a "maracle of nature". The pre-sale estimate on this diamond was 17 million.