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F26 - Shepard Diamond

Diamond's Story

The 18.30-carat Shepard Diamond is from South Africa, it was acquired by the Smithsonian Museum by exchange for a collection of small diamonds that had been seized as smuggled goods by the United States Customs Service and is named for the Smithsonian employee who helped facilitate the transaction.

Source: http://famousdiamonds.tripod.com/sheparddiamond.html
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