Largest Pink Diamond Recovered by Perth Mining Company

A rare pink diamond found in Africa may be the largest of its kind uncovered in the last 300 years

Post By : IJ News Service On 29 July 2022 1:03 PM

The stone, dubbed the ‘Lulo Rose’, was found in Angola's Lulo Mine earlier this month. It was recovered by ASX-listed diamond miner and explorer Lucapa Diamond Company.  ‘Lulo Rose' is believed to be the largest pink diamond recovered in 300 years. (Supplied) Managing Director Stephen Wetherall said it was an "exceptional" recovery. "It is truly a gift," he said. "We are once again made very proud by yet another historic recovery." Lulo Rose diamond will be sold via international tender to be conducted by Sodiam E.P, the Angolan State Diamond Marketing Company.

News references include 9news.com.au, naturaldiamonds.com, lucapa.com and image courtesy to 9news.com.au.

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