Oppenheimer Blue Diamond Sets Record in Geneva

Christie's sells the Oppenheimer Blue diamond for a record $57.5 million.
Christie's sells the Oppenheimer Blue diamond for a record $57.5 million.

Robb Report: On Wednesday, Christie’s Geneva sold the 14.62-carat Oppenheimer Blue, the largest and arguably the highest-quality fancy blue diamond ever to come to auction.

It sold for $57.5 million, surpassing its $45 million estimated price and eclipsing the previous auction record ($48.5 million) set by another blue diamond, the Blue Moon of Josephine, last November. 

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