- This black diamond, which is believed to have come from outside the earth, is called ‘The Enigma’
- Auction house Sotheby’s has created such an opportunity in Dubai
- Cryptocurrency will also be accepted at the auction, officials said
This black diamond, which is believed to have come from outside the earth, is named ‘The Enigma’. It will be on display in Dubai from Monday. This is the first time such a rare diamond has been brought to the exhibition.
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The gem is being delivered as part of a tour of Dubai and Los Angeles before being auctioned in London in February. The auctioning company’s diamond is expected to fetch at least ബ്രിട്ട 50 million (Rs 50 crore). Cryptocurrency will also be accepted at the auction, officials said.
Sophie Stevens, a jewelry expert, told the Associated Press that the number five is important for a 55 – faced diamond. Enigma also holds the title of the hardest diamond in the world.
The shape of this diamond is based on Khamsa, the symbol of the Middle Eastern palm tree. It represents strength and protection. They made it clear to the news agency.
Khamsa in Arabic means five. So there is a good presence of number five throughout the diamond. They said.
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Steven said he thinks it was a gem that came from outside Bhimi.
Carbonado diamonds, also known as black diamonds, are very rare. It is found naturally only in Brazil and Central Africa.
Sophie Stevens said that meteorites or asteroids may have formed on Earth by colliding or coming from meteorites themselves. Cosmic origin theory is based on their carbon isotopes and high hydrogen content.
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After its premiere in Dubai, it will also be on display in Los Angeles, USA. It will then be flown back to London. The auction will take place from February 3 to 9.
Switzerland’s House of Goblins and the American Gemological Institute have already declared the Enigma the largest black diamond in the world. In 2006, the diamond also broke the Guinness World Record. At the same time, the identity of the owner of this rare diamond has not yet been revealed.
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