This coin is part of series Famous Diamonds. Real crystal replica inserted. 2 oz pure silver. Second issue now HiRe minted for ultra relief! In an unique series with a new technology dedicated to the great diamonds our world is rich. The Hope Diamond is one of the most famous with a great story. A replica inserted into a 2 oz pure. The Hope Diamond is one of the most famous jewels in the world, with ownership records dating back almost four centuries. Its much-admired rare blue color is due to trace amounts of boron atoms. Weighing 45.52 carats, its exceptional size has revealed new findings about the formation of gemstones. The jewel is believed to have originated in India, and is known to have been cut from the French Blue (Le bleu de France), presented to King Louis XIV. It acquired its name when it appeared in the catalog of a gem collection owned by a London banking family called Hope in 1839. Now its on display at Washingtons National Museum of Natural History. Year of Issue: 2016. Material: Fine Silver (99.9%). Real big crystal replica inserted and HiRe minted. The item “The Hope Diamond HiRe minted 2 oz Silver Proof Coin $10 2016 Cook Islands” is in sale since Wednesday, September 21, 2016. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\South Pacific”. The seller is “dazzlingcoins_com” and is located in USA and Canada. This item can be shipped worldwide.