Saturday, 17 November 2018

Harry Winston lands 'Winston Pink Legacy' for $ 50.3m

The largest and finest fancy vivid pink diamond ever offered by Christie's goes to Harry Winston for $50.3m. The 18.96 carat rectangular cut stone, formerly known as the 'Pink Legacy' was once owned by the Oppenheimer family.
The sale sets a new world auction record of more than $2.65 million per carat for a pink diamond sold at auction. The highest overall price for a pink diamond is $71.2m for the 59.6-carat “CTF Pink Star” the most valuable gem ever sold at auction.