The Orange – 14.82 ct.

This is an exceptional and extremely beautiful one-of-a-kind Diamond. It’s the largest Fancy Vivid Orange Diamond in the world. It is a unique, historical member of the World’s Natural Wonders. The Orange is truly an Amazing Famous Diamond!

Gemological Info:

  • Weight: 14.82 ct.
  • Shape/Cut: Modified Brilliant Cut Pear Shape
  • Color: Fancy Vivid Pink
  • Clarity: VS1
  • Measurements: 21.40 x 13.77 x 7.66 mm
  • Polish: Very Good
  • Symmetry: Good
  • Fluorescence: Strong Yellow
  • Special Note: Type 1A (Most Orange Colored Stones are Type 1B)
  • Graded by: Gemological Institute of America – GIA report 16319474, dated 17 August 2013

Mine Origin:Unkown (possibly South Africa)

Cutter: Unknown

Current Owner: Unknown

Last Sold By: Christie’s Auction House

  • Auction: Geneva Magnificent Jewels
  • Sale #: 1400
  • Lot #: 286

Price Sold For: $35.54 Million, Geneva, November 2013

History:

  • Graded by GIA on August 17, 2013
    • Set Record for Largest Fancy Vivid Orange, Natural Colored Diamond ever to be graded by GIA
  • Sold at Christie’s Geneva Magnificent Jewels auction in Geneva on November 12, 2013
    • Set record price per carat for any diamond sold at auction ($2,398,151 per carat)
    • Set record price for an Orange Diamond sold at auction ($35,540,612)
The Orange

The Orange GIA Report