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Biggest diamond in 100 years adds $150 million to miner - CNNMoney

What better way to add luster to your mining shares than to unearth the world's second biggest diamond? Shares in Lucara (LUCRF) soared 32% after it unveiled a stone of 1,111 carats -- which it says is the biggest gem quality diamond found in more than ...and more »

Largest diamond in over century found in Botswana - Phys.Org

A 1,111 carat "high quality diamond" has been discovered at a mine in Botswana, said to be the biggest find in more than a century, according to the mine company. The gem, only second in size to the Cullinan diamond which was unearthered in South ...and more »

Biggest Diamond In Over a Century Found in Botswana - Newsweek

A Vancouver-based diamond and exploration company working in Botswana recovered a 1,111-carat diamond, the second-largest gem-quality diamond in the world and the largest unearthed in over a century. The Lucara Diamond Company announced on ...and more »

This Is the Biggest Diamond Found in More Than a Century - Fortune

A 1,111 carat diamond has been recovered in Botswana by the mining company Lucara. The Type IIa diamond is the largest discovered in more than a century and second in size only to the diamond that was used to make the British crown jewels, according ...and more »

Giant Bling: World's Second-Largest Diamond Unearthed - Live Science

A mining company operating in Botswana recently announced that it has "recovered" the second-largest diamond in the world. And, no, you wouldn't want to wear it on your ring finger. At 1,111 carats, the rock weighs nearly half a pound (227 grams) and ...and more »

Second largest diamond in history unearthed in Botswana - The Independent

The world's second largest diamond has been discovered in Botswana – and it is the size of a tennis ball. Lucara Diamond Firm, a Canadian firm operating in the southern African nation, announced the discovery of the 1,111-carat stone in Karowe mine, ...and more »

Value of huge Botswana diamond still unknown - The Guardian

Lucara mining firm attracts many inquiries to buy 1,111-carat gem but says stone not yet valued as it's too big for onsite equipment and must be flown to Antwerp. Ian Sample Science editor. @iansample. Thu 19 Nov 2015 13.58 EST Last modified on Wed 29 ...and more »

This is the biggest diamond found in more than 100 years - Wired.co.uk

The biggest diamond to be unearthed in over a century has been found by the Lucara Diamond Corporation in Botswana. The 1,111 carat diamond is just smaller than a tennis ball but has a value "impossible to estimate" according to experts at BMO Capitals ...and more »

The 2nd-largest diamond ever found was just recovered from a mine in Africa - Business Insider

A small Canadian diamond company has announced the discovery of the world's second-biggest gem-quality diamond ever recovered. Lucara Diamond Corp. said the 1,111-carat stone was found at its Karowe mine in north-central Botswana. The Type IIa ...and more »

Second largest gem quality diamond ever found recovered in Botswana - Telegraph.co.uk

A diamond almost the size of a tennis ball has been found in Botswana - the second biggest ever unearthed. The 1,111 carat gem is the largest found in more than a century and second in size only to the Cullinan diamond that was cut into the Crown Jewels.and more »