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Amazing Fancy Intense Pink Diamond to be auctioned in Geneva

11-11-2010 09:30 BJT

A model displays a 24.78-carat Fancy Intense Pink Diamond that will be on Sothebys' auction of Magnificent Jewels on Nov. 16, 2010 during a press preview held in Hotel Beau Rivage, Geneva, Switzerland, Nov. 10, 2010. The emerald-cut stone, mounted on a ring, has been graded Fancy Intense Pink by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) and further assessed to be a member of the rare and coveted type IIa classification which comprises less than 2% of all of the world's gem diamonds. The diamond is offered for sale with a pre-sale estimate of 27-38 million US Dollars.(Xinhua/Yu Yang)

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