Rare Blue Diamond Sold For $10 Million: Expected Much Higher Price

Blue Diamond

The purest 7.03-carat blue diamond from a private collection was sold at Christie’s auction house in Geneva for $10 million.
The expected price of a diamond ring was $10 million to $14 million. Other items auctioned included the ring and earrings of renowned French jeweler Joel Arthur Rosenthal. The emerald ring went under the hammer for $300,000, double the expected price. And the diamond earrings were sold for $723,000, while the price was expected to be $330,000.

Blue Diamond

Another star of the auction was a ring with the rarest and purest Colombian emerald, without any processing, of nearly 14 carats. It was planned to sell for $1.2 million, but was bought for $1.02 million.
The 43-pound Burmese sapphire pendant went for just $2.1 million, instead of the expected three million.

Blue Diamond

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Written by Slamchica

Aleksandra Arsenovic graduated with a degree in economics and has a master degree in tourism. Since she worked as a travel agent, she has traveled around the world and developed an interest in luxurious hotels and exotic destinations. As a big fashion fan, Aleksandra loves expensive and luxury fashion items. As an editor of Extravaganzi she shares her knowledge about travels, fashion and accessories.


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