Tuesday, May 24, 2011
100 Carat Yellow Diamond Displayed at GIA
A cushion cut 100.67 ct. fancy intense yellow diamond, dubbed the Steinmetz “Sunrise,” along with http://www.blogger.com/img/blank.gif30 pieces by jewelry designer Wallace Chan will be on display at GIA Symposium 2011: Advancing the Science and Business of Gems in Carlsbad, Calif., May 29–30.
The Steinmetz Sunrise diamond will be on display for three days at the GIA Museum and the nearly 1,000 other gems, jewelry, and sculptures including Chan’s, will remain on exhibit through the fall.
The exhibit will also feature a 111 ct. Burmese star sapphire courtesy of Symposium poster presenter Benjamin Zucker. More than 15 sculptures by Perry Brent Davis, featuring influences of art deco, abstract, and surrealism, will also be on display.