Big Diamonds Top Christie’s Auction

The jury may be out on whether or not a diamond is forever but the big prices for big stones are still being met.

At Christie’s New York Jewels sale on June 15, a 27.03 carat, D, VVS1, type IIa diamond sold for $3,554,500, beating the high estimate of $3 million. The second highest lot was a 10.19 carat, square cut fancy intense orangy pink diamond, which went for for $2,322,500, far above the high estimate of $1.5 million. The sale brought in a total of $15,226,275 and was 84 percent sold by lot.

Red Carpet Jewelry at its best!

About Alfredo Mubarah

Alfredo Mubarah is an experienced professional in finance, with expertise in the fashion, jewelry and high-end luxury retail markets.
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