Ten most valuable fancy colored diamonds sold at Sotheby's 2009-2014




The Graff Vivid Yellow
100.09 carats
Fancy Vivid Yellow
Cushion cut, VS2
Geneva, May 2014
$16,347,847



The Graff Pink
24.78 carats, type IIA
Fancy Intense Pink
Rectangular stepcut
VVS2, pot. Flawless
Geneva, Nov. 2010
$46,158,674



The Sun-Drop
110.03 carats
Fancy Vivid Yellow
Pearshape, VVS1
Geneva, Nov 2011
$12,361,558



A Fancy Deep Blue
10.48 carats
Flawless
Geneva, Nov 2012
$10,860,146


A Fancy Vivid Blue
8.01 carats
Square Emerald Cut
Hong Kong, Apr 2012
$12,778,544



A Fancy Intense Pink
10.99 carats
Emerald Cut, VS1
Type IIA
Geneva, May 2011
$10,840.358



A Fancy Vivid Blue
6.01 carats
Cushion Cut, VVS2
Hong Kong, Oct 2011
$10,135,897



Star of Josephine
7.03 carats
Fancy Vivid Blue
Cushion Cut
Internally Flawless
Geneva, May 2009
$9,488,754



Fancy Intense Pink
6.54 carats
Oval Cut
Internally Flawless
Oscar Heyman & Bros
New York, Dec 2012
$8,594,500


The Walska Briolette
96.62 carats
Fancy Vivid Yellow, VS2
Van Cleef & Arpels (1971)
Geneva, Nov 2013
$10,555.775
Photo / data source: Sotheby's / Rapaport's "Colored Diamonds" edition October 2014, Vol 37 No. 10