Petra Diamonds recovers 23.16ct pink diamond

Petra Diamonds Limited has announced the recovery of a 23.16ct pink diamond from the Williamson mine in Tanzania.

Petra Diamonds recovers 23.16ct pink diamond from the Williamson mine in Tanzania. The pink diamond has been described as having “exceptional colour and clarity” and being an example of the high quality pink diamonds for which the Williamson mine … [Read more...]

122 carat blue diamond fetches $27Million at auction

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The 122 carat blue diamond rough found in June has been sold by Petra Diamonds after being discovered in its Cullinan mine for $27.6 million, far below the record price some were expecting. Although $27.6 million sund like a large sum it was actually far below the record price some were expecting. That price … [Read more...]

29 Carat Blue Diamond Found.

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A rare 29 carat blue diamond that could be worth millions of dollars has been discovered in South Africa. Petra Diamonds said the "exceptional" acorn-sized diamond was unearthed at the Cullinan mine near Pretoria. Previous notable finds at the mine include the Cullinan Diamond in 1905, described as the largest rough gem … [Read more...]