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Blue diamond sells at Christie’s for $57.5 million

May 18, 2016, By  Robert Frank

A 14.6-carat blue diamond auctioned at Christie’s in Geneva for $57.5 million, including fees, becoming the most expensive diamond ever auctioned.

The stone, called the “Oppenheimer Blue,” followed a record-high jewelry sale by Sotheby’s Tuesday, which totalled $175 million, the highest total ever for a jewelry sale.   See full article.


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