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The worlds most famous diamonds

Diamonds are the world’s premier precious stone. Their rarity and beauty combine to elevate them to a position of high esteem that is unmatched by any other precious gems. While diamonds, in general, are very rare, far rarer still are the large and flawless diamonds that have gained fame as cherished gifts given with love, or as spoils of war taken by force. Here are some of the world’s more notable examples: » Read more..