Green with Envy

A 5.03-carat fancy vivid green diamond known as “Aurora Green” has set two world auction records for a stone of that colour Tuesday at Christie’s Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels sale, fetching over US$16.8 million.

Christie’s stated: set a “world auction record for a green diamond and world record price per carat for a green diamond,”.   The stunning rectangular-cut fancy rock had been valued at US$16 million to US$20 million

'Aurora Green' diamond smashes records after fetching $16.8 million

The rectangular-cut fancy diamond had been valued at $16 million to $20 million. (Image courtesy of Christie’s)

Now this is one stunning diamond that would make anyone green with envy!