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  • Brooke Christensen

    The Great Star of Africa a.k.a Cullinan diamond is the largest rough gem-quality diamond ever found, at 3,106.75 carats (621.35 g), was discovered in 1905 in South Africa. It was named after the owner of the mining company. It was cut into 105 gems. Cullinan I, 530 carats is the largest of the cuts and is know as the Great Star of Africa. In 1907 this diamond was given to King Edward VII of England and set into the Royal Scepter. It is kept, along with the other British Crown Jewels, in the Tower of London

  • Mary Anne Wallman

    Queen Elizabeth's Royal Scepter. The Star of Africa diamond sits in the Royal British Scepter over 530cts!

  • Sammi Bradshaw

    Queen Elizabeth's Royal Scepter. The Star of Africa diamond sits in the British royal scepter over 530cts.

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