The Pink Legacy diamond with 18.96 carats weight is the most expensive rare diamond ever offered at auction by Christie’s sold for $50.375 million when it comes up for sale on November 13, 2018, in Geneva. The Pink Legacy diamond is the largest known cut-and-colored diamond, raw diamonds found in nature. Pink was used to represent happiness and delight. Pink is now connected with love, care, and innocence. So if you want to show your love, a pink diamond whispers romance. In recent years, pink diamonds have become a trend among celebrities, including former tennis player pro Anna Kournikova, has an 11-carat pear-shaped sweet-pink diamond engagement ring from husband Enrique Iglesias, actress Blake Lively has a 12-carat oval-cut pink engagement ring, and Victoria Beckham has one too.
Lesedi La Rona rough diamond
Lesedi La Rona, earlier known in media as Karowe AK6 is the third-largest diamond ever found, and the second-largest of gem quality. British jeweler Graff bought this diamond in 2017 for $53 million. This tennis-ball-sized rough diamond was first honored with its very own auction at Sotheby’s London on June 29, 2016. The Graff Lesedi La Rona weighs 302.37 carats with exceptional clarity, excellent polish and symmetry. It is the highest clarity diamond ever certified by the GIA, polished by world’s leading team of gemologists.
Graff Venus is the largest flawless heart-shaped diamond in the world, way to show your true love. The Graff Venus, with weighs 118.78 carats is Type IIA with outstanding polish and finish with no fluorescence. The study, cutting and polishing a heart-shaped diamond in this size has never been tried before, so Graff developed special tools and used the world’s most experienced diamond craftsmen for this process. The Graff Venus is the result of 18 months of hard work and it is named after the Roman Goddess of Love.
The Cullinan Heritage diamond
The Cullinan Heritage diamond was found at Petra Diamonds’ Cullinan Mine in South Africa in 2009. When this stone was mined, it is the 19th-largest rough diamond ever recovered. In February 2010 it won a record price for a rough diamond when it was sold at auction for $35.3 million. The company then spent around three years for cutting and polishing this diamond..
The Golden Empress diamond
The Golden Empress is the latest yellow diamond that steals the hearts of men and women worldwide. The Golden Empress is one of the newest diamond to join the top-ranking rare diamonds.
The Millennium Star diamond
The Millenium Star diamond is one of the famous diamond owned by De Beers. It is discovered in 1990 in the Mbuji-Mayi district as a massive rough diamond weighs 777 carats and it is the sixth-largest rough diamond ever discovered.