Sotheby’s to Auction 24.78 carat Intense Pink DiamondOctober 20, 10
Sotheby’s estimates 24.78 ct
fancy intense pink VVS2
diamond at $27-38 million
The fancy pink is a Type IIa diamond, a classification that less than 2 percent of diamonds have. The pink diamond carries a pre-sale estimate of $27-38 million.
The November 16 auction will highlight a number of colored diamonds. Sotheby’s will offer a 4.59-carat fancy intense pink diamond ring and a 12.16-carat fancy vivid yellow heart-shaped diamond ring.