Thursday, 18 April 2019

20.46 carat Okavango Blue unveiled

Botswana has unveiled the 20.46-carat, close-to-flawless Okavango Blue.

The diamond was presented by the state-owned Okavango Diamond Company. The 41.11-carat rough stone was found in the Orapa mine operated by Debswana. The gem is the largest blue diamond ever found in Botswana.
The Okavango Blue is a Type IIb "fancy blue" diamond, graded VVS2.