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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

The 5 Most Famous Diamonds in the World

Thursday, Aug 27 2015 10:07AM  Shopping-and-Product-Reviews:Jewelry-Diamonds Articles from EzineArticles.com,
The 5 Most Famous Diamonds in the World The Great Star of Africa - This diamond gained its fame for its immense size earning the title of largest cut diamond in the entire world Otherwise known as the Cullinan Diamond it is a whopping 3106 carats and has 74 facets and was originally discovered in Transvaal South Africa in 1905 The stone can now be found within the Tower of London set with The Royal Sceptre after it was given to Edward VII as a gift which he wasn't going to accept until Winston Churchill persuaded him to
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Petra hikes FY output, pricing drags revenue 10%

Monday, Jul 27 2015 6:44AM  Mining Weekly | Diamonds,
Petra hikes FY output pricing drags revenue 10% Despite “challenging operating conditions” London-listed Petra Diamonds has achieved record production for the year to June 30 as output edged up 2% year-on-year to 32-million carats However flat diamond pricing and static sales weighed on the company’s revenue for the year under review while reduced output from its Cullinan and Koffiefontein operations and the idled Helam mine had partially offset the gains made by higher production at Finsch Kimberley Underground and the Tanzania-based Williamson mine
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Excelsior

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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