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The Most Expensive Sapphires Sold at Auction

The Most Expensive Sapphires Sold at AuctionIn this post we will be looking at the five most expensive Sapphires that have ever been sold at auction. The deep rich blue colour that is found in the finest Kashmir, Burmese and Ceylon Sapphires is highly desirable and coveted more than any…

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The Most Expensive Rubies Sold At Auction

The Most Expensive Rubies Sold at AuctionIn this post we will be looking at the five most expensive Rubies that have been sold at auction. After diamond, ruby is the attracts the highest price per carat of all gemstones and it is easy to see why. The deep rich red…

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The Largest Colourless Diamonds

The Largest Colourless DiamondsIn this post we will be looking at the five largest colourless diamonds. All these diamonds have come from extraordinary rough crystals that have been found in the mines of India or Africa and then cut by some of the finest diamond cutters in history. The value…

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Famous African Diamonds

Famous African DiamondsIn this post we will be looking at five famous African diamonds that have come from the country's famed diamond mines. None of the stones we will talk about are famous because they set a world record price at auction or because a celebrity owned it. No, these…

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Famous Indian Diamonds

Famous Indian DiamondsIn this post we will be looking at five famous Indian diamonds that have come from the famed ancient diamond fields. None of the stones we will talk about are famous because they set a world record price at auction or because a celebrity owned it. No, these…

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Our Favourite Gemstones: Emerald

Emerald: The greenest of greensEmeralds have long been revered for their beautiful, intense and radiant green colour. The birthstone of May has been held in high esteem by the rich and powerful since the time of the Egyptians. The magnificent green colour found in the finest Colombian and Brazilian Emeralds…

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Our Favourite Gemstones: Diamond

Diamond: A Girl's Best FriendIncredible beauty, tantalizing radiance and an allure all its own, who can resist a Diamond? They exude luxury and elegance and they are nearly guaranteed to put a smile on any girl’s face. April’s birthstone is one of the hardest minerals found on earth and they…

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Our Favourite Gemstones: Sapphire

Sapphire: The Royal GemstoneThe blue of a Sapphire lends itself to feelings of constant and loyal love, a reason why so many women choose a Sapphire for their engagement ring and this has included Royalty such as Princess Diana and Kate Middleton. September’s birthstone is known for bringing joy, prosperity…

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Our Favourite Gemstones: Ruby

Ruby: The King of GemstonesRubies are one of the rarest and most valuable gems on planet earth, they have been desired and highly valued for centuries and when you see the warm, rich red of a Ruby it is easy to see why. A symbol of love, passion and romance,…

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