Saturday, 10 December 2016

“The Sky Blue Diamond” makes $ 17.1m

“The Sky Blue Diamond”, an 8.01 carat Fancy Vivid Blue diamond was snapped up for $17.1 million (15.9 million euros), a hike of 33 percent on the $12.8 million it sold for in 2012.

The square emerald-cut gem is set in a mount by Cartier. The "Sky Blue" sale came amid feverish demand for coloured stones.