The rare diamond blue moon was sold by Sotheby’s for $ 48,5 million to the billionaire Joseph Lau.
On tuesday he bought a $ 28,5 million 16.08-carat pink diamond from Christie’s, renaming it to Sweet Josephine. Blue Moon was also renamed, Blue Moon of Josephine. Josephine is his 7-year-old daughter with Chan Hoi-wan.
Joseph Lau is Hong Kong real estate investor, with a fortune of $ 11.5 billion.
The estimated price for Blue Moon was $ 35 – $ 55 million