Smithsonian mineralogist George Switzer is credited ... The Hope Diamond is the
most popular jewel on display and the ...
Learn the history and facts about the legendary Hope Diamond.
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Donate. Website ... Hope
Diamond ... Drawing of the blue diamond sold by Tavernier to King Louis XIV.
Jeweler Harry Winston donated the famous Hope Diamond—the largest-known
deep blue diamond in the world—to the Smithsonian Institution in 1958.
Sep 11, 2008 ... On this day in 1792, the Hope Diamond was stolen from the house ... James
Todd, the mailman who delivered the diamond to the Smithsonian, ...
Nov 10, 2011 ... Legend has it that the infamous Hope diamond brings misfortune to whoever
owns it. Well, the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ...
Apr 30, 2014 ... The Hope Diamond is one of the most spectacular gems in the world, but some
people believe ownership ... Credit: Smithsonian Institution.
If the Hope diamond has a curse on it, why do some consider it a good luck
charm ... worn to raise money for charity, and then finally donated to the
According to LiveScience, the Smithsonian once noted, "More than anyone,
Evalyn Walsh McLean became the poster child for the Hope diamond's
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Mar 2, 2010 ... Hope Diamond is a Price-less blue diamond of 45 carats. It originates from India
and believed to be cursed for it's owner. It is now a major ...