Russian Diamond Fund
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Monday, 29 October 2007

Russian diamond Fund. The official name of the vast collection of dia­monds and jewelry comprising the Russian Regalia and the Romanoff jewels which is housed in the Krem­lin, Moscow. Also known as the Rus­sian Treasury of Diamonds and Pre­cious Stones. The Diamonds alone in this vast collection reportedly weigh more than 25,300 carats, about 1500 carats of which are represented by 70 important gems, such as the Or-loff and the Shah. The best quality stones are of Indian origin, although some good ones are from Brazil and a few from South Africa. Russian Portrait diamond. See Rus­sian table portrait diamond.