The world's largest colorless diamond went under the hammer for a record 30.6 million dollars

The world's largest colorless diamond went under the hammer for a record 30.6 million dollars

for a record $ 30, 6 million dollars sold the world's largest ever put up for auction - oval colorless diamonds ideal of purity and weight of 118, 28 carats. Bidding took place in the auction house Sotheby's in Hong Kong.

Initially, the cost of a diamond valued at $ 35 million. Despite the fact that the stone could not overcome this level, it has become the most expensive colorless diamond ever sold at auction.

The stone was mined in South Africa in 2011. The new owner will be able to come up with a name for the "treasures".