The World’s Largest Clear-Cut Diamond Is Mounted on the Queen’s Scepter. Now South Africa Wants It Back.
Many South Africans believe the Great Star of Africa was stolen by Britain.
When Sotheby’s sells the Williamson Pink Star in October, it’ll be the second largest stone of its kind ever to appear at auction.
Crafted from a massive 910-carat rough diamond, the Chevron Mystérieux has a backstory as captivating as its looks.
“Lulo Rose” is heading to auction and will likely fetch millions.
The massive mushroom shaped ring is valued at over $95,000.
The exhibition includes never-before-seen pieces worn throughout the British monarch’s 70-year reign.
In a lawsuit, a financial firm claims the auction house is liable for the loss of 45 precious stones.
Designed by Jacques Timey, the necklace features a coveted Golconda stone.
The 18-karat yellow gold and platinum piece features pink and blue sapphires, alongside white diamonds, for $88,500.