Superstar

Flawless $7.8M Blue Diamond

By: Going Like Sixty - Published: • References: luxist
The price per carat for this gorgeous diamond came in at $1.32 million when the gavel fell at Sothebys. The 6.04 carat diamond color is called Fancy Vivid Blue and has flawless clarity. It was set in a platinum ring with two white emerald cut diamonds on either side and sold for $7.8 million in Hong Kong. The diamond was purchased by Moussaieff Jewelers for their collection of rare gemstones.
The previous record for a diamond called the Hancock Red was a little over $900,000 per carat back in 1987. Stats for Ultra Luxury Gem Breaks Records Trending: Older & Average
Traction: 5,565 clicks in 362 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Ultra Luxury Gem Breaks Records
Related: 38 examples / 29 photos
Segment: Females, 18-55+
Comparison Set: 14 similar articles, including: stacked superhero cakes, blindness fighting socks, and chic monochromatic fashion.