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Historic Sale of The Oppenheimer Blue diamond

Last night The Oppenheimer Blue diamond, a 14.62 carat Fancy Vivid Blue emerald cut diamond, was sold for $57.5 million at Christie’s in Geneva, making it the most expensive jewel ever sold at auction. The Oppenheimer Blue is the largest and highest quality blue diamond in the world. We are delighted that a De Beers diamond of this beauty and magnitude has been recognised as the finest ever discovered.

A Diamond is forever