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Making Diamond History

1st November 2016

Named in celebration of the Roman goddess of Love, The Graff Venus is the largest D Flawless heart shape diamond in the world.

The creation of a heart shape diamond is exceptionally demanding and can only be undertaken by the elite of the world’s diamond cutters, it must be perfectly faceted and entirely symmetrical to ensure a perfect silhouette and exquisite scintillation.

It took over 18 months for Graff’s master craftsmen to analyse, cut and polish the magnificent type IIa 118.78ct diamond from a 357ct rough diamond discovered at the famous Letseng mine in Lesotho.

Laurence Graff, Chairman of Graff Diamonds said: “We were given a once in a lifetime opportunity and we created absolute perfection. I am proud to say that we delivered the very best . The Graff Venus is beyond words. It is the most beautiful heart shape diamond I have ever seen.”

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