A woman poses with the 'Le Grand Mazarin', a 19.07 carat pink diamond, at Christie's auction house in London on October 17, 2017. 'Le Grand Mazarin' is going to be sold at auction in Geneva on November 14, 2017. Photo: AFP

Diamond set in the crown of Louis XIV and Napoleon goes under the hammer in Geneva

The diamond called ‘Le Grand Mazarin’ was a gift to Louis XIV in 1661

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A woman poses with the 'Le Grand Mazarin', a 19.07 carat pink diamond, at Christie's auction house in London on October 17, 2017. 'Le Grand Mazarin' is going to be sold at auction in Geneva on November 14, 2017. Photo: AFP
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