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Lesedi La Rona

Tennis ball-sized 1,109-carat rough diamond sold for $53 million

The stone, named “Lesedi La Rona” is said to be 2.5 to 3 billion years old.

27 Sep 2017 5:12 PM

Tennis ball-sized 'diamond in the rough' too big to sell

Bidding for the 2.5 to 3 billion year old stone stalled at $61 million - short of the $70 million reserve.

17 Jul 2017 5:57 PM

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