Auction House November 5, 2020

Sotheby’s | The Spirit of the Rose – An Exceptionally Rare Purple-Pink Diamond

The Spirit of the Rose is a superb and exceptionally rare 14.83 carat fancy vivid purple-pink diamond. In this Sotheby’s video, see the wonder of this exceptional treasure, mined and cut in Russia, and named after one of the world’s most famous ballets.


The unparalleled qualities of ‘The Spirit of the Rose’ make it the largest purple-pink diamond ever to appear at auction, offered as part of Sotheby’s upcoming Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels sale (11 November | Geneva). Click here to watch more Sotheby’s videos.   This article originally appeared on