Flawless blue diamond sets new record

Flawless Deep Blue DiamondMove over, Heart of the Ocean – here’s a real-life blue diamond that has a resume to reckon with!

A blue moon may be rare, but a blue diamond like this one is truly unique. Measuring 10.48 carats, the internally flawless deep blue briolette doubled its sale estimate at a Sotheby’s auction this month, fetching a cool $10.86 million.

Natural blue diamonds are known to come from only one place in the world – the Cullinan Mine in South Africa, named for its most famous find, the world’s largest diamond.

Image: Today.com THE LOOK – “Blue Diamond sets world record”