Taché presents “Lesotho Legend” diamond at Baselworld


Taché presents “Lesotho Legend” diamond at Baselworld

BASEL, March 26, 2018 – Taché, one of Antwerp’s largest diamond companies, showcased the 910-carat D colour type IIa “Lesotho Legend” diamond at its stand at Baselworld 2018, attracting a strong buzz and social media attention at the show.

The Lesotho Legend, the fifth largest gem-quality diamond ever recovered, was sold at a tender in Antwerp for $40 million on March 12, 2018.

The extraordinary gemstone was recovered by miner Gem Diamonds at the Letseng mine in Lesotho in January 2018.

A video on The Lesotho Legend can be viewed via the Company’s website, www.gemdiamonds.com

Taché will be exhibiting at Antwerp trade fair CARAT+ for the first time in May 2018.Words by David Brough