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Pear-shaped 110-carat diamond to go under hammer

One of the world's largest diamonds, a pear-shaped 110.3-carat yellow rock, will go under the hammer in Geneva in November expecting to fetch about $15 million, an auction house said Thursday.

Marie Antoinette pendant fetches $36 million, shattering estimate

Marie Antoinette pendant fetches $36 million, shattering estimate

Marie Antoinette’s exquisite jewels up for auction in Geneva

Marie Antoinette’s exquisite jewels up for auction in Geneva

Swiss jewel thieves make off with huge booty

Swiss jewel thieves make off with huge booty

Three jailed for theft from Swiss jeweller in Cannes

Three jailed for theft from Swiss jeweller in Cannes

Geneva jeweller tracks stolen sapphire to US

Geneva jeweller tracks stolen sapphire to US

Pink diamond sets record at Geneva auction

Pink diamond sets record at Geneva auction

‘Blue Moon’ diamond tipped for auction record

‘Blue Moon’ diamond tipped for auction record

Vevey jeweller hurt in fruitless armed hold-up

Vevey jeweller hurt in fruitless armed hold-up

Jewellery thief caught after four-year con

Jewellery thief caught after four-year con

Largest blue diamond set for Geneva auction

Largest blue diamond set for Geneva auction

Robbers raid posh Zurich jewellery boutique

Robbers raid posh Zurich jewellery boutique

Orange diamond fetches $31 million in Geneva

Orange diamond fetches $31 million in Geneva

Sotheby’s seeks record for ‘Pink Star’ diamond

Sotheby’s seeks record for ‘Pink Star’ diamond

Jewels from tin tycoon and socialite up for sale

Jewels from tin tycoon and socialite up for sale

Fifty kilos of gold stolen from Zurich-bound  plane

Fifty kilos of gold stolen from Zurich-bound plane

Robbed Swiss plane had $93 million: report

Robbed Swiss plane had $93 million: report

Swiss diamond necklace ‘stolen’ at Cannes

Swiss diamond necklace ‘stolen’ at Cannes

Thieves pinch Swiss jewels from Cannes

Thieves pinch Swiss jewels from Cannes

Lollobrigida’s earrings set auction record

Lollobrigida’s earrings set auction record

Armed thieves steal Zurich-bound diamonds

Armed thieves steal Zurich-bound diamonds

Swatch 2012 profits tick ahead of forecasts

Swatch 2012 profits tick ahead of forecasts

Hollywood stars model watches in Geneva

Hollywood stars model watches in Geneva

Swatch acquires US jeweller and watchmaker

Swatch acquires US jeweller and watchmaker

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Hong Kong police seek stolen $1.6 million ring