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How About This For Christmas?

Sometimes it’s a pricey gift, and sometimes it’s just a card. And then sometimes it’s a pricey card. This Christmas, Miami-based greeting card manufacturer Gilded Age Greetings is offering hand painted cards, in which the lettering is from gold and the decoration includes diamonds, rubies and sapphires. A single card could put you back a cool $5,000. Other gemstones are …

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Record Breaking Red Diamond

Record-breaking Christie’s auction sees red diamond sold for $666,200 per carat The final lot in the sale at Christie’s auction house in New York on December 10 was possibly the most eagerly awaited. It was a rare diamond of 3.15 cts., which was said to be the largest reddish-orange diamond ever graded at the Gemological Institute of America. The low …

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