Posts Tagged ‘The Rock Market’

When a Rare Diamond becomes an STD

That burning sensation is because you own it.  (You’ll be okay. You’re still a one percenter) In 2002, not long after starting work in offices with selections of large and rare diamonds I learned the category that topped them all…….the “It exists but we don’t talk about it” diamond. Although you are literally 20 feet away…


From Russia with Love: (Big) November Auction

Russians are excellent hosts. Amidst a light and enjoyable mingling, The ALROSA party last week showcased The Dynasty diamond collection, the focal point being the namesake diamond.   “The Dynasty” is the largest polished diamond with the best clarity characteristics in all of Russian jewelry history. A round brilliant-cut diamond, Triple Excellent, D, VVS1, it is…