Thursday, August 6, 2009
The Rare Vivid Pink Diamond to be sold at Christie’s Auction
Has anyone ever seen a genuine pink diamond before? Well Christie’s in Hong Kong is gearing up to auction off a 5.0 carat rare pink diamond which is being referred to as “The Vivid Pink”. The rare “Vivid Pink” diamond, which is described as flawless, is estimated to sell for $5-7$ million.
Francois Curiel, the international head of Christie’s jewelry department,was quoted saying. “There are pink diamonds and then there are pink diamonds. It is extremely rare for a stone of such top quality to appear on the market with top notes in color, cut, clarity and carat weight. This 5-carat vivid pink gem combines the best of all criteria,”
"I only wish to live life as beautiful as this stone... Real words!"