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Read postkin diamante15/01/2016

Our name is proudly Koh-i-noor, but do you know the history of the stone we love that much? By the way, the Koh-i-noor is a diamond of record dimensions, of about 105 carats, still set in the crown of the Queen Mother Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, mother of the current Queen Elizabeth II, guarded in the Tower of London together with the other Crown jewels. Even more popular now due to a recent diplomatic controversy, it is probable that it has been mined around 1300 from one of the mines of antique Golconda, in India. The first hint about this stone reveals [...]