A large rough diamonds, silver with a pebble reactions, discovered in June Botswana, Wednesday, July 7 We learned from the Canadian company Lucara.
1,174-carat gem was discovered on June 12, in the third place of the podium of the world’s largest diamonds steals, another exceptional stone was discovered a few days ago, 1There June, but not in the same country by another mining company.
This is an invention “Historically, the potsvanavirkum us”, Lukara Lahiri said Nasim chief executive officer. “The hierarchy of large stones, which is in third place”, Was presented to the government in Gaborone proudly told AFP.
Leader on the world stage
This latest discovery confirms the existence of Botswana as the leader of the biggest stones in the world, six of the world’s largest diamonds.
This was welcomed by President Mogwitsi Masichi “The fascinating moment” And increasing the frequency of the diamond discoveries.
Diamond discovered in 1There 1,098 carat June, owned by Tepswana, owned by the government and South African diamond dealer de Pierce. Cullinan is the largest known diamond of more than 3,100 carats discovered in South Africa in 1905.