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February 14th, 2011
09:24 AM ET

The ultimate Valentine's Day gift: 110 carat diamond

It's the ultimate Valentine's Day gift you wish you were getting: a 110 carat diamond.

Diamond company Cora International has acquired a 110.03 carat diamond that they're calling the Cora Sun Drop, the largest vivid yellow pear-shaped diamond known in the world. Cora International's CEO Suzette Gomes is giving American Morning an up-close look of the diamond. Can you guess how much it's worth?

Filed under: Social Life & Love
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  1. Nadine Barbey

    Simply stunning!! Glad to hear that it will be displayed for the public. Bravo!

    February 22, 2011 at 9:52 am |
  2. jeremy morris

    How come there are so many 100ct + diamonds poppping up nowerdays?

    February 18, 2011 at 6:35 am |
  3. Zarina

    Lori, the company representative clearly mentioned that the diamond is NOT a CONFLICT diamond. They said that all their stones comply with the Kimberly Treaty which forbids conflict diamonds. It's a beautiful stone and there is no reason for the "conflict" negativity about it. It's simply stunning!

    February 14, 2011 at 8:14 pm |
  4. Lori

    Don't get me wrong, I like diamonds, but does anyone know if this 110 carat yellow diamond is a "blood" diamond or not?

    February 14, 2011 at 1:20 pm |