Florentine

Gemstone:Diamond
Source:India
Weight:137.27 cts
Colour:Light yellow in colour with very slight green overtones
Cut:Double Rose
References:Walter Schumann (2001) Gemstones of the World

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Florentine_Diamond
Information Source:Walter Schumann (2001) Gemstones of the World
History:Early history steeped in legend. In 1657 in the possession of the Medici family in Florence (hence the name). During the 18th century in the Habsburg crown, then used as brooch. Whereabouts after World War I are unknown.
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