May 04, 2016
By Andy Johnson
It measures more than 1,100 carats and is the second-largest gem-quality rough diamond ever discovered. It could yield the largest top-quality diamond ever cut and polished.
The largest diamond ever found was the 3,100 carat Cullinan diamond, unearthed in South Africa in 1905. It was cut into nine pieces that form part of the British Crown Jewels.