Farnese Blue Diamond From Marie Antoinette's Tiara Fetches $6.7 Million at Sotheby's Auction
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 () The Farnese Blue diamond that once made up part of former French Queen Marie Antoinette's tiara, was sold at auction for $6.7 million. Sotheby's said the stone had spent 300 years hidden away in a royal jewelry box.
Farnese Blue Diamond Sells for $6.7 Million One of the most famous diamonds in Europe was sold in Geneva on Tuesday. The “Farnese Blue” is a blue diamond, one of the rarest gems in the world, and.. Source: Wibbitz Top Stories -
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