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A stone which originated from the Golconda mine in India and was once owned by an Austrian archduke has sold for a record amount.

The flawless diamond sold at a Christie's auction in Geneva recently for a record thirteen and half million pounds.

The rare, colourless stone weighed 76 carats was roughly the size of a large strawberry.

The diamond was sold by American jeweller Black, Starr and Frost and was the star lot at Christie's sale.

If you love diamonds then an ideal place for you to visit on a Canal Boat Holiday is the Jewellery quarter in Birmingham.

Moor up in Gas Street Basin and stroll around the amazing Jewellery Quarter.

With over 400 jewellery businesses based there it is an ideal place to find something unique for your loved one.

Visit the Museum of the Jewellery to learn about the history of jewellery making down through the ages.

Book a Canal Boat Holiday from Alvechurch and cruise along the Worcester and Birmingham Canal if you want to visit the Jewellery Quarter and the Jewellery Museum .

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Moored at the canalside

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The beautiful canals of England and Wales wind their way through a variety of interesting and distinctive locations offering you the chance to stop off and investigate further at a mooring of your choice or to simply continue cruising onto the next destination.
The canal boat lounge,equipped with TV & DVD
Canal boat holidays,
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