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Diamonds from Brazil?
September 25, 2013 | Gemological Institute of America

Few people think of Brazil as a source of diamonds, but in the 1700s the country was the world’s leading supplier of gem-quality diamonds. Production continues there today with about 25,000 carats produced per year.

Related: The only producing diamond mine in the USA.


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A 14-year-old girl from Oklahoma City has unearthed a 3.85-carat diamond at Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park. Related: United States Gemstones

12-Year-Old Finds a 5-Carat Diamond in Arkansas
August 15, 2013 | New York Daily News
A 12-year-old from North Carolina walked into the Crater of Diamonds prospecting area and in about ten minutes found a five-carat diamond. Related: Crater of Diamonds

$20,000 for a Canary Diamond Found in Arkansas?
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Tana Clymer, a 14-year-old from Oklahoma City found a nice canary-colored diamond at the Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas last fall. She recently sold it for $20,000. Related: Diamond Mines in the United States.


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