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The Largest Rough Diamonds in The World

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The Cullinan Diamond is the Biggest Diamond in the World

Articles about the Cullinan Diamond – the world's largest rough diamond ever to be found on earth at a record breaking size of 3,106.75 carats (621.35 g). The Cullinan diamond was cut by the Asscher Brothers in Amsterdam.

The Excelsior Diamond

Articles about the Excelsior Diamond – the world's second largest rough diamond ever to be found on earth at a record breaking size of 3995.20ct. The Excelsior diamond was found during 1893 in South Africa Jagersfontein mine by one of the workers who gave it to the mine manager instead of to the gaurds.

The Largest Rough Diamonds in The World

keywords: Large Rough Diamond, Huge Rough Diamond, Cullinan, Excelsior, Star of Africa

Petra BEE partners refinance loan

Tuesday, Nov 25 2014 3:49AM  Mining Weekly | Diamonds,
Petra BEE partners refinance loan Petra Diamonds’ black economic-empowerment (BEE) partners have secured refinancing from Absa Corporate and Investment Banking and FirstRand Bank through Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) to settle the R108-billion in loans due to Petra following Senakha Mining Investments Thembinkosi Mining Investments and the Petra Diamonds Employee Trust’s acquisition of interests in the Finsch and Cullinan mines The move will allow Petra to strengthen its balance sheet and confirm the start of dividends distribution for the current financial year to June 2015
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Petra Diamonds and BEE Partners Agree $98M Loan Refinancing

Monday, Nov 24 2014 8:23PM  IDEX Online - Trading And Finance,
Petra Diamonds and BEE Partners Agree $98M Loan Refinancing Petra Diamonds and its Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) partners in the Finsch and Cullinan mines in South Africa have entered into agreements with Absa Corporate and Investment Banking and FirstRand Bank to finance the BEE partners' loans due to Petra of $98 million for the acquisition of the BEE partners’ interests in the mines
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232 Carat Diamond Unearthed at the Cullinan Diamond Mine

Thursday, Sep 11 2014 4:43PM  GemologyTidbits.com,
232 Carat Diamond Unearthed at the Cullinan Diamond Mine Another amazing diamond was discovered at the Premier Mine renamed the Cullinan Diamond Mine in South Africa The mine is known for the famous Cullinan diamond discovered in 1902 When found that diamond rough crystal weighed a whopping 310675 carats …
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Oxygen planning complex included (red bits) rough.

Sunday, Aug 1 2010 8:08PM  DiamondCutClarity.com,
Oxygen planning complex included (red bits) rough Planning a large rough diamond with 1100 inclusions and complex “pie” saw cuts – the blade or laser can cut into the next planned stone It took nearly 2 days This is the balance of a much larger stone several other stones have been taken from it Lexus and OctoNus in partnership with Lemon establsihed []
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Huge Rough Diamond Discovered In South Africa

Tuesday, Sep 29 2009 8:25AM  Diamond news agency, David Berkovits
Huge Rough Diamond Discovered In South Africa A recent gem dug up at the historic Cullinan mine in South Africa weighs 507 carats It is believed to be the 19th biggest diamond ever discovered
 
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