“Kazanjian Red Diamond “Among diamonds of color, those of a red hue are the rarest. it is 5.05ct , Founded in 1918 by James and Harry Kazanjian, Bros , acquired from maharaj’s of India.
“Noor-ol-Ain tiara”, recovered from the Golconda mines in India .. currently part of the Iranian Crown Jewels.
140.50 Carats named “THE REGENT” , Discovered in India in 1698, it was acquired by Thomas Pitt, In 1825 it was worn on the crown at the coronation of Charles x, and during the Second Empire it embellished the “Grecian diadem” of the Empress Eugenie. It can be seen today at the Louvre in Paris.
“The Idol’s Eye” , 70.20 Carats, a flattened pear-shaped stone the size of a bantam’s egg. Given by Sheik of Kashmir to the Sultan of Turkey.
The original form of the Hope Diamond was stolen from an eye of a sculpted statue of the goddess Sita.. Now it is at the National Gem Collection of the Smithsonian Institution.
“SANCY DIAMOND” , 55.23 carats , orgin in INDIA , The Sancy now rests in the Apollo Gallery.
“The Darya-ye Noor” which means “Sea of Light”, or “Ocean of Light” was mined at the Golconda mines, more specifically Paritala-Kollur Mine in Andhra Pradesh, India. presently forms part of the Iranian Crown Jewels and is on display at the Central Bank of Iran in Tehran.
“Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond” found in golkonda , 35.56-carat, took away by King Philip IV of Spain , this is now in National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. .
“The Briolette of India” is a legendary diamond of 90.38 carats, is the oldest diamond on record, travelled from INDIA to france to England to Newyork.
“THE BLUE HEART DIAMOND “ weighs 30.82 metric carats and is of a rare deep blue color, origin from either INDIA or Africa.
The Black Orlov diamond, or “the Eye of Brahma,” was supposedly stolen from an Indian idol in its 195-carat form.
“The Delhi Purple Sapphire” was brought to the UK from Kanpur by a soldier.Edward Heron-Allen, a scientist and friend of Oscar Wilde, willed the stone to the Natural History Museum in London.
“The Koh-I-Noor diamond “was once the most well-known throughout the world. Legend has it the “Mountain of Light” was stolen from the Hindu god Krishna. Often, the spoils of war, the 186-carat diamond steadily passed among Hindu, Mughal, Persian, Afghan, and Sikh rules before being recut to 109 carats and added to the British Crown Jewels in 1877.
“The Nassak Diamond” originated in the 15th century in India. Adorned the statue of Shiva in the Trimbakeshwar Shiva Temple.considered one of the first 24 great diamonds of the world. The British East India Company acquired the diamond through the Third Anglo-Maratha War.
“THE AGRA DIAMOND “ antique cushion-shaped stellar brilliant, 28 carats.stolen by england , one cut piece was purchased by Hongkong.
Weighing in at 563 carats, the Star of India is one of the largest star sapphires in the world. It was mined in Sri Lanka and brought to New York by banker J.P. Morgan,who donated the gem to the American Museum of Natural History.
Diamond Shah is 88.7 carat (18 g), 3 cm long, yellow diamond, extremely clear. This diamond was found in golkonda (india ) probably in 1450. now in Russia.