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$24 Million for Super-Complicated Vintage Watch

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - A rare Patek Philippe watch, named The Supercomplication has set a new world record by selling for $24 million. The watch was sold by Sotheby's.

Source: What Sells Best - October 9, 2014

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BBC
Pink Star Diamond Fetches $83 Million

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - A diamond known as the Pink Star has sold for a record-breaking $83 million (£52m). Setting a new record for the highest price paid for a gemstone.

Source: BBC - November 13, 2013

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Swiss Info
$35.5 Million for Rare Orange Diamond

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - A large orange pear-shaped diamond has sold for a record price. The 14.82 carat diamond, sold for $35.5 million, setting a new-world-record for a diamond of it's type.

Source: Swiss Info - November 13, 2013

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The Telegraph
$30.6 Million for Rare White Diamond

HONG KONG - A rare 118-carat White Diamond has sold for $30.6 million (£19 million) setting a new-world-record for the highest price paid (to date) of a diamond of it's type.

Source: The Telegraph - October 7, 2013

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BBC
Rare Pink Diamond Fetches $46 Million

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - One of the world's rarest diamonds has sold for a record-breaking $46 million (£29m). At the time (November, 2010), it was the highest price ever paid for a jewel.

Source: BBC - November 16, 2010

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Time
$23.4 Million for Wittelsbach Diamond

LONDON, ENGLAND - The Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond, a 31.06 carat (6.21 g) fancy deep-blue diamond stated as being internally flawless, was sold for $23.4 million, in 2008.

Source: Time
- 2008

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