Multiple records set by the sale of blue diamond
Blue Moon the diamond sold at Sotheby’s auction in Geneva has set multiple records for any jewel to be auctioned and the price per carat for any solitaire at four million dollars per Carat. Billionaire from Hong Kong has bought the solitaire and has renamed it as “Blue moon of Josephine” after his seven years old daughter.
The price which has been paid for the diamond has broken all records. It has been auctioned at Sotheby’s auction in Geneva for 7 million dollars. A billionaire from Hong Kong has bought the diamond and has renamed it Blue Moon of Josephine.
Sold at an auction in Geneva, “Blue Moon” the diamond has set multiple records after it was sold for four million per carat.
A billionaire from Hong Kong has bought this diamond and has also renamed it after his 7 years old daughter as “Blue Moon of Josephine”.
The price which has been paid for the diamond has broken all previous records for any gemstone or diamond at an auction set by the Sotheby’s auction. A billionaire bough the diamond which is 4.78 carat in weight and is pink in color.
In 2009, the billionaire also bought another diamond which is 7.03 carat known as “Star of Josephine”
The man who has bought the diamond was sentenced 5 years jail in lieu of corruption charges in a court in Macau. But he escaped prison by avoiding visiting that territory. There’s no extradition agreement between Hong Kong and Macau.