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Rare blue diamond sells for record $57.5 million

The world’s largest blue diamond, an extremely rare gem known as “The Oppenheimer Blue”, sold for $57.5 million at Christie’s Geneva Wednesday night, making it the most expensive diamond ever to be sold at auction. The world’s largest blue diamond, an extremely rare gem known as “The Oppenheimer Blue”, sold …

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The ecstasy of gold: Five treasure finds of recent memory

1. The Staffordshire Hoard A sheet gold plaque with birds of prey is seen as part of the famous Staffordshire Hoard of Anglo Saxon material, presented at the British Museum, in central London, Tuesday Nov. 3, 2009. The hoard, that has been declared Treasure, was found by Terry Herbert, a …

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Canadian 2016 Star Trek Collector Coins and Stamps Launch

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of one of the most successful entertainment franchises in history, the Royal Canadian Mint on Thursday launched Star Trek? collectible coins in gold, silver and three-ply nickel finish plated steel. Leading the officially license products is a $20 Star Trek: Enterprise Silver Coin sold at its …

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