Monday, 21 November 2016

Lucara sells 224.5 carat rough diamond for $11.11 million

Lucara Diamond (LUC.t) sold Lot 1001, a 224.5-carat Type IIa diamond, for $11.11-million or $49,497 per carat on November 18th. The stone sold on the one-year anniversary of the recovery of the historic 1,109-carat Lesedi La Rona diamond.
The Lesedi La Rona diamond is the second-largest gem quality diamond ever found, second only to the Cullinan.