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Emerald auction by Gemfields just concluded last week in Jo’burg. The top lot in the auction was an exceptionally rare and magnificent 720 carat emerald crystal which has set a new Gemfields record for value per carat. It is one the largest fine quality crystal ever to be appeared at the Kagem mine.
The crystal was acquired by renowned father-and-son dealers Raj Kumar and Rishabh Tongya of Precious Jewels Corpn, Jaipur, who have since named it “The Divine Green of Zambia” in reference to Rishabh’s fiance’s name Divya Modi.
The Gemfields auction fetched more than US$15 Million in 19 lots, as reported.