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The Aurora Butterfly of Peace Diamond Collection

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The Aurora Butterfly of Peace Diamond Collection

The Aurora Butterfly of Peace diamond collection is an artwork consisting of 240 natural, fancy colored diamonds weighing a combined total of 167 carats. This butterfly-shaped diamond mosaic was created over a period of twelve years by Alan Bronstein and Harry Rodman. The Aurora Butterfly of Peace was conceived as an eternal icon of love, beauty, energy, nature, and peace.

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The World’s Most Famous Diamonds – Part 3 - The Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond

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The World’s Most Famous Diamonds – Part 3 - The Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond

Laurence Graff purchased the Wittelsbach Diamond in 2008 for £16.4 million. In 2010, Graff revealed he had had the diamond cut by three diamond cutters to remove flaws. The diamond was now more than 4 carats lighter and was renamed the Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond.
There was controversy...

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The Blue Moon Diamond - The World’s Most Famous Diamonds

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The Blue Moon Diamond - The World’s Most Famous Diamonds

The Blue Moon of Josephine is a 12.03 carat (2.406 g) blue diamond, described as flawless by experts, that was...

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The Hope Diamond - The World's most Famous Diamonds

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The Hope Diamond - The World's most Famous Diamonds

Diamonds have fascinated mankind for centuries; it is not surprising that I have always found diamonds to be fascinating as well. How the strongest material known to... 

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The History of the Diamond

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The History of the Diamond

DIAMONDS

Early history

Prior to the discovery of diamonds in Brazil in the 1700s, India was the only place where diamonds were mined. Early references to diamonds in India come from

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