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Graff acquires 709ct ‘Peace Diamond’

Luxury jeweller Graff has acquired the 14th largest diamond ever mined – the Peace Diamond – for $6.5m (£4.8m). Before the year closes, Graff Diamond’s chairman, Laurence Graff, has added another significant stone to its portfolio. Purchased at an international auction held by the Rapaport Group, all proceeds from the sale will benefit the country,

Graff acquires largest diamond discovered in over a century

The largest diamond discovered in over a century has been sold to Laurence Graff after more than a year of negotiations with Lucara Diamond Corp. The rough stone originally failed to sell at Sotheby’s in June 2016, but has now been scooped behind closed doors to the diamond billionaire for $53 million (£39.3m). At 1,109

Graff unveils largest D flawless heart shape diamond in the world

Luxury jeweller Graff Diamonds has unveiled the largest D flawless heart shape diamond in the world. Titled the Graff Venus’, the striking stone weighs 118.78cts and has been graded a D colour, flawless, type IIA with excellent polish, excellent symmetry and no fluorescence – the very the very highest accolade a diamond can achieve. The Graff

Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office opens hallmarking facility at Graff

The Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office has announced the opening of its first hallmarking facility located within a retail jeweller. Opened at the beginning of November 2015, the in-house assay office is located within a purpose built facility at Graff’s London workshop and has its own dedicated member of the Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office. Graff is

Graff Diamonds expands in Harrods

Graff Diamonds has announced it will be opening an expanded location within The Fine Jewellery Room at Harrods, London tomorrow. On November 10 Graff will open the doors to its new store showcasing its collection of fine and rare jewels. Francois Graff, chief executive officer at Graff, comments: “Following the resounding success since its launch last