|premium prices Presidente Dutra Diamond Getulio Vargas Prince Edward of York Diamond|
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|Sunday, 23 September 2007|
premium prices. (1) Prices above the normal trade prices that are asked for certificated stones. These prices,however, do not apply to all diamonds with certificates. Premiums are only paid for Diamonds of certain grades and sizes. (2) Premium prices also refer to percentages over theDiamond Trading Company's list price on "original" series from DTC.Thus, a premium of 5% means theprice is 5% over the DTC selling
Presidente Dutra diamond. A 409c arat diamond that was found in 1949 by a prospector in the ouradinho River, Coromandel district, Minas Gerais, Brazil. From it were cut 36 stones totaling 136 car ats, the largest of which weighed 9.60 carats and the smallest, .55 car ats. Also called the Dutra diamond.
the San Antonio River, municipality of Coromandel, Minas Gerais, Brazil, by a native prospector and his partner, a farmer. It was named in honor of the then president of that country,
Prince Edward of York diamond. A
60.25-carat, fine-quality, pear-shaped African stone that was imported to the United States in 1901 by Alfred H. Smith & Co. and sold to a New York banker. Ultimate disposition unknown.ž
Princess cut. An earlier name for the profile cut invented by Arpad Nagy in 1961. Also applied, for a time at least, to the 144-facet round brilliant. See profile cut.
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