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Sapphire sells for $5 million at Sothebys - Icecool Diamonds

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A 28.18 ct. exceptional platinum, Kashmir sapphire, and diamond ring sold for almost $5.1 million at Sotheby's New York on April 29.

An anonymous buyer paid $180,731 per ct, setting a new world auction record for price per carat for any sapphire.

The sapphire is mounted in a platinum ring and is framed by 32 tapered baguette cut diamonds.