Market NewsNewsPetra recovers 209.9 carat gem

Petra recovers 209.9 carat gem

Petra Diamonds said it had recovered a 209.9 carat ‘Type II’ diamond at its flagship Cullinan mine, the third recovery of such a large gem since March, Reuters reported.

The miner bought Cullinan in 2008, aiming to breathe new life into the South African mine renowned for yielding the largest 3,106 carats rough gem diamond ever found in 1905, the Reuters report said.

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