new Delhi. Although diamond is considered a precious metal, but it also has many such varieties which are quite rare (Rare Diamond). Due to this, their value is in crores. One such rare diamond is in the headlines these days. Whose name is “The Spirit of the Rose”. This shiny pink diamond will be put up for auction in Geneva, Switzerland on November 11. The value of this diamond of 14.83 carats is estimated to be around 281 crores.
This priceless metal of Vivid Pink Diamond is being seen as the world’s rarest and most expensive diamond. The diamond will be auctioned by a company called Sotheby’s. This diamond was found in Russia. Yefancy Vivid is in the purple-pink category. It is said that this is the largest diamond in Russia so far in this category. There is an interesting anecdote behind the name of this diamond. It is named “The Spirit of the Rose” based on a famous Russian ballet (a kind of dance).
According to a media report, the company claims that it is very rare for such a pink diamond to be of any size. Only 1 percent of pink diamonds in the world are more than 10 carats. In such a situation, getting such a large size pink diamond is really surprising. According to the company, the value of the diamond is estimated to be $ 23 to 38 million before the auction. That is, according to the Indian rupee, its value is about 281 crores rupees.
This diamond was found in the year 2017
The head of auction for Sotheby’s company says that this pink diamond was discovered on July 2017. This diamond was found in the Republic of Sakha in the northeast of Russia. This oval shaped diamond is completely pure. The diamond was discovered by Alrosa of Russia, one of the world’s leading diamond producers.
1 year of hard work
According to the company, it took about a year to get this rare pink diamond in its polished form. The cutting masters have worked hard for this. It is said that the world auction record for diamonds and any gemstone or jewelery is in the name of ‘CTF Pink Star’. It was a 59.60 carat oval pink diamond sold in Hong Kong in 2017 for $ 71.2 million.