The stone is the largest D-color flawless heart-shape diamond in the world
Graff Diamonds has unveiled the Graff Venus, the largest D flawless heart-shape diamond in the world.
The D-color, flawless, type IIA stone weighs 118.78 cts. And was cut from a 357 ct. rough that was uncovered in Lesotho in 2015.
From discovery to completion of the cut stone, the process took 18 months. The company even developed special tools to cut the stone.
“We were given a once in a lifetime opportunity with the Graff Venus, and we created absolute perfection,” said Graff chairman Laurence Graff in a statement. “I am proud to say that we delivered the very best. The Graff Venus is testament to the skill and expertise of our elite team. The stone itself is beyond words. It is the most beautiful heart-shape diamond I have ever seen.”
(Photo courtesy of Graff Diamonds)