Gemstone · Queen · Royalty

The Imposter in the Crown

Spinel is one of the most underrated and undervalued gemstones is Spinel.Quality Spinel is actually more rare than Ruby and Diamonds but is not promoted commercially by dealers and jewellers due to lack of supply. It is therefore valued less than Ruby but is a favourite among gem connoisseurs and had started to close the price… Continue reading The Imposter in the Crown

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Heist Blue Diamond sells for £20 million

A rare blue diamond, that was the target of the attempted 2000 Millenium Dome jewel heist in London (which was foiled by police), has sold at Sotheby’s in Hong Kong for £20 million (USD $31.8 million). The 10.10 carat De Beers Millenium Jewel broke the record for the most expensive gem ever sold at auction… Continue reading Heist Blue Diamond sells for £20 million