2023’s Biggest, Most Valuable and Most Buzzworthy Diamonds
As with every year, we have compiled our list of the diamonds that made headlines in 2023, including five rough stones that miners unearthed and five polished pieces that appeared at auction.
We’ve also given an “honorable mention” to a few diamonds that don’t compete for size or value but stood out for us. Plus: four stones that created a buzz, either for their uniqueness or for their importance in the lab-grown sector.
In an impressive 12 months for mining and auctions, these are the diamonds that rocked our world.
Roughing it: The five biggest mining discoveries
Polished off: The most valuable diamonds at auction