The "Purple Orchid" diamond is up for auction today at the Hong Kong Jewelry & Gem Fair. This incredibly rare fancy intense pinkish purple diamond is carats, a size practically unheard of for purple diamonds. It took Leibish & Co.
hortensia diamond 20 Carats, a peach coloured stone, named after the Queen of Holland, the step-daughter of Napoleon Bonaparte. This gem is part of the French Crown Jewels and is seen at the Louvre in Paris.
The Meteor Cut was born on This superb diamond cut has a decagonal shape, and its 10 straight walls are wondefully built of 71 facets. It took 10 months of dilligent work and persistent attempts to overcome the technical challenges, in order to