Switzerland announced that it will get rid of its emergency stockpile of coffee, which was established between World War I and World War II, considering that the product is not essential for human survival.
The largest square-emerald cut diamond in the world is up for sale, Graff Diamonds announced on Wednesday. The 302-carat diamond, called Graff Lesedi La Rona, is the principal diamond from the 1,109 carat Lesedi La Rona rough diamond found in 2015 in Botswana. Given the diamond's large size, a new scanner had to be especially made so that gemmologists would be able to analyze and cut it.
The Drouot auction house, run by the French Ader and Aguttes houses, announced earlier this week that three love letters from Napoleon Bonaparte to his wife Josephine, were sold for a total of $575,000.