28 Jan '12, 7am

World's largest emerald weighs 11.5kg

Mr Regan Reaney, owner of the world's largest emerald, scrutinising the gem at the Western Star Auction House in Kelowna, British Columbia, on Thursday. The 57,500 carat emerald, named 'Teodora', weighs 11.5kg. It was mined in Brazil and cut in India. The stone will be publicly auctioned this weekend. Reuters

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