How much does The Hope Diamond weigh?

Answer The Hope Diamond is a blue diamond which had an original weight of 112 carats. It was cut to its current weight of 45.52 carats. In 2009, the Hope Diamond was estimated to have a value of $8 millio... Read More »

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How did the Hope diamond get its name?

One of the most famous blue diamonds in the world, the Hope diamond also has a very famous history. Brought from India to Europe in the 1600s, the diamond did not not earn its present name until th... Read More »

How old is the Hope Diamond?

The Hope Diamond is approximately 342 years old. It began as a 112 3/16-carat gem sold to King Louis XIV of France in 1668. The diamond has been cut again several times over the centuries and is no... Read More »

What is the value of the Hope Diamond today?

The Hope Diamond was donated to the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C., and has no published appraisal value, but is believed to be worth $323.3 million. Heiress Evalyn McLean paid $180,000 for it in ... Read More »

What is the Hope Diamond worth?

The Hope Diamond, one of the largest blue diamonds in the world, is worth between $300 and $350 million. This price is somewhat arbitrary, as the diamond belongs to the Smithsonian Institute, which... Read More »