Category Archives: International Gem & Jewelry News

WORLD’S FIFTH LARGEST ROUGH DIAMOND RECOVERED AT LETSENG

In a Press Release dated 15th January, 2018, London-listed Gem Diamonds Ltd., a leading producer of high-value diamonds in the world and the owners of Letšeng Mine in Lesotho and the Ghagoo Mine in Botswana, has announced the discovery of an exceptional quality 910-carat, Type IIa, D-color rough diamond, from its Letšeng Mine in Lesotho, […]

ALROSA REVISES LONG-TERM CLIENTS LIST FOR THE NEW CONTRACT PERIOD 2018-2020

Russian mining giant Alrosa has announced the revision of its long-term clients list for the next contract period extending from 2018 to 2020. The complete revised list of clients will be posted soon on ALROSA sales website, and the Company’s long-term clients will participate in the first trading session under the new long-term Contract, from […]

ALROSA TO HOLD 30 INTERNATIONAL SPECIAL ROUGH DIAMOND AUCTIONS IN 2018

ALROSA, the leader of the world diamond mining industry, in a Press Release dated December 26, 2017 has announced that it is planning to hold 30 international auctions for the sale of its special size natural rough diamonds over 10.8 carats in weight. Apart from Moscow and Vladivostok in Russia, auctions will also be held […]

TWO EXCEPTIONAL D-COLOR TYPE IIa DIAMONDS INCLUDED IN THE NEXT SALE OF LULO DIAMONDS EARLY 2018

In a Press Release dated December 19,2017 Lucapa Diamond Company Limited and its partners ENDIAMA and Rosas & Petalas has announced the next sale of alluvial diamonds from their Lulo Diamond Project in Angola. The Lulo diamonds sale is scheduled for early 2018, the timing of the sale being chosen with a view of maximizing […]

RAJ PINK DIAMOND TO LEAD NOVEMBER 15, 2017 SOTHEBY’S GENEVA MAGNIFICENT JEWELS & NOBLE JEWELS SALE

Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, Geneva Sale to be held on November 15, 2017, is a landmark event as it coincides with the 10th Anniversary of the Auction House’s dedicated and themed sale of Noble Jewels. To mark this event the auction house has lined up a series of superb noble jewels with important […]

SOTHEBY’S NEW YORK FINE JEWELS SALE OCTOBER 17, 2017

Sotheby’s New York Fine Jewels Sale, the first autumn jewelry sale for 2017 will be held at their New York Auction Center on October 17, 2017. The auction will be held in two sessions, the First Session starting at 10.00 AM EDT offering Lot 1 to 159 and the Second Session starting at 2.00 PM […]

SOTHEBY’S HONG KONG IMPORTANT JEWELS & JADEITE AUTUMN SALE, OCTOBER 12, 2017

Sotheby’s Auction House has announced the holding of a second Hong Kong jewels and jadeite autumn sale, a little more than a week after the holding of the much-awaited Sotheby’s Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels & Jadeite Autumn Sale on October 3, 2017. The second sale, christened the Important Jewels & Jadeite Sale, will be held […]

HIGHLIGHTS OF SOTHEBY’S HONG KONG OCTOBER 3, 2017 MAGNIFICENT JEWELS & JADEITE AUTUMN SALE

Sotheby’s Auction House has announced the holding of its Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels & Jadeite Autumn Sale on October 3, 2017 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, A total of 263 lots will be on offer at the auctions taking place in two sessions; session 1 starting at 1.30 pm offering lots 1601 […]

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE JEWELLERY COMPONENT OF THE CELEBRATED VIVIEN LEIGH COLLECTION COMING UP FOR AUCTION AT SOTHEBY’S LONDON, 26th SEPTEMBER, 2017

Sothebys auction house will hold the auction of a renowned private collection, “The Vivien Leigh Collection,” at their London Bond Street Auction Center on Tuesday, 26th September, 2017, starting at 10.30 am. Vivien Leigh the legendary Hollywood actress of films like “Gone with the Wind, “A Streetcar Named Desire,” Anna Karenina” and “Caesar and Cleopatra” […]

HIGHLIGHTS OF SOTHEBY’S FINE JEWELS LONDON AUTUMN SALE – SEPTEMBER 20, 2017

In a Press Release dated August 31, 2017, Sotheby’s Auction House has announced the holding of its Fine Jewels London Autumn Sale on September 20, 2017 at its New Bond Street, May Fair, London Auction Centre. A total of 297 Lots will be on offer at the Auction, which will be held in two sessions; […]