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Pink Star becomes most expensive gemstone sold at auction

Pink Star becomes most expensive gemstone sold at auction

At last night’s Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite Sale in Hong Kong Sotheby’s set a new world auction record for any gemstone at auction as the Pink Star sold for more than $71m (£57m). After five minutes of bidding the 59.60ct oval mixed-cut fancy vivid pink, internally flawless diamond, was acquired by renowned Hong Kong jeweller

59ct Pink Dream diamond sells for £51m at auction

Stone bought by New York diamond cutter Isaac Wolf sets world record. The Magnificent Jewels sale at Sotheby’s Geneva came alight last night, with the 59.60ct Pink Dream diamond selling for US$83 million (£51.8m), setting the world record for a diamond or jewel at auction. The Sotheby’s sale also achieved the highest jewellery sale total

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