Huge diamonds find: Jewels bigger than 100 carats each found in Lesotho mine

Huge diamonds find: Jewels bigger than 100 carats each found in Lesotho mine
 

Gem Diamonds Ltd. unearned the 117 carat and 110 carat D colour type IIa diamond at the Letting mine, the firm said in a statement.
Type IIa diamonds contain very little or no nitrogen atoms and are the most expensive stones. 
Many famous large diamonds, such as the Cullinan, Koh-i-Noor, and Lesedi Lar Rona, are all Type IIa.
The diamond mining company’s stock rose as much as 8.2 percent in London trading.
The news will be seen as extra positive for the company, following Gem’s discovery of at least seven stones bigger than 100 carats in 2017 and five in 2016.
Gem recovered a dozen diamonds... read more

 
8 January 2018 in World News, Views: 43
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