The Meteor Cut was born on 10/10/10. This superb diamond cut has a decagonal shape, and its 10 straight walls are wondefully built of 71 facets. It took 10 months of dilligent work and persistent attempts to overcome the technical challenges, in order to cut the diamond with flawless symmetry, each facet perfectly angled, so that it radiates dazzling brilliance. With its exceptional luminosity and endless refraction of light, any Meteor Cut diamond is easily recognized at first glance.
The Martian Pink Lot 3766, a brilliant-cut fancy intense pink diamond ring of 12.04 cts, by Harry Winston, sold at 1.44 million/carat for a total of USD 17,395,728 - Click image to find more Science & Nature Pinterest pins
Of South African origin, The Pumpkin came to William Goldberg as a brownish-orange 11 carat rough. At the time, 1997, it was graded as the largest Fancy Vivid Orange diamond in the world and was later sold at Sotheby’s.
Property from the Collection of Rachel “Bunny” Lambert Mellon (1910-2014) – A Magnificent and Rare Fancy Vivid Blue Diamond Pendant, the pear-shaped Fancy Vivid Blue diamond weighing 9.75 carats, of VVS2 clarity and potentially internally flawless, mounted in platinum. (Estimate $10 million - $15 million). The matriarch of the Mellon dynasty was adamantly private, so very few have had the rare opportunity to see her incredible collection of art and jewelry prior to her passing earlier this…