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Huge, rare diamond found in South Africa

  • A rare and huge blue diamond was recently found in a mine in South Africa and reports suggest that it could be worth about $20M.

    The stone is six times bigger than an acorn and was dug up near Pretoria. 

    New Jersey-based Petra Diamonds spoke about this discovery in their recent statement and mentioned that the diamond is an "outstanding vivid blue with extraordinary saturation, tone, and clarity." It also has the "potential to yield a polished stone of great value and importance."

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