Discovered in 1985 the “unnamed brown” took two years of finding out and strong craftsmanship to manifest it into the Golden Jubilee. For these two years it was un-known to the general public.
A Stone so Precious it spent two years undercover
Weighing 545.67 carats, after being minimize and faceted by Gabriel Tolkowsky, this Diamond takes the crown as the most important diamond on the planet.
The stone was examined scrumptiously, calculating how one can craft it with out making error of the deep inside crack and a number of other inclusions. The pioneering methods developed for the slicing of this diamond would later be used within the slicing of the Centenary Diamond. A a lot smaller however flawless and colourless diamond.
Today the Golden Jubilee Diamond is owned by the King of Thailand, taking residency within the Grand Palace.
The fireplace rose cushion formed gem is valued anyplace between four to 12 million USD. With hypothesis that if bought at public sale, it might fetch a a lot dearer value. The color is graded as a flowery yellow-brown color. The authentic proprietor Henry Ho is quoted as saying, (after Gabriel Tolkowsky minimize and faceted the gem),
“within its heart lay a wonderful mysterious shine that gave the diamond a character unlike any other”
Found in the identical mine the place another notable diamonds had been found. Including the; Cullinan; Taylor Burton and; the Niarchos, the mine from South Africa in Transvaal is build up a strong reference checklist.
There was supposedly an enormous 1,111 carat tough diamond found in Botswana, but solely time will inform if this enormous tough can yield an excellent larger stone than our Golden Jubilee.