edit]. Registered Mail package used to deliver the Hope Diamond to the National
Museum of Natural History. The Hope ...
Learn the history and facts about the legendary Hope Diamond.
Experience the beauty and eventful history of the Hope Diamond. Includes an
interactive timeline and photo gallery.
The Smithsonian is home to the 45.52-carat Hope Diamond, the world's largest
deep blue diamond. The gem has a long and mysterious past—and some people
Is Donated to the Smithsonian
(1958): The large, exquisite, blue diamond
known as the Hope Diamond
has had a long history. The diamond's
history may include having been owned by King Louis XIV, stolen during the French Revolution, sold to earn money for ga... More »
Why has the Hope Diamond inspired superstition, passion and interest? We
unveil Hope in its new limited-edition setting limited-edition setting, designed by ...
Jeweler Harry Winston donated the famous Hope Diamond—the largest-known
deep blue diamond in the world—to the Smithsonian Institution in 1958.
Several months ago, the Hope Diamond was taken from the National Museum of
Natural History for an overnight stay in the mineralogy lab. (Chip Clark / NMNH ...
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 ...
Why was such a valuable gem donated to the Smithsonian? ... Whether or not
you believe in the curse, the Hope diamond has intrigued people for centuries.