Feature: Jack Foley
MANY of the world's most beautiful and spectacular Diamonds
will star in a new celebration of the most seductive
of all gemstones at the Natural History Museum
from July 8, 2005, until February 26, 2006.
The biggest ever diamonds exhibition, this is a once-in-a-lifetime
opportunity to see such an astonishing array of important diamonds
in one exhibition.
Visitors to the exhibition can step into the glamorous world
of diamonds and trace their incredible story - from deep within
the Earth to being exhibited on the red carpet of some of the
world's glitziest events.
From the famous De Beers' Millennium
Star (pictured) to the Incomparable, the third largest
diamond ever cut, visitors can be amazed (and seduced) by some
of the world's most impressive stones.
What's more, the exhibition will also delve into the past, allowing
visitors to see some of the jewellery worn by kings, queens and
While also remaining fairly contemporary, showcasing the very
latest in modern diamond design, from classic Cartier, to fashion
designer, Scott Henshall's famous diamond-encrusted spiderman
Diamonds offers visitors the chance to indulge in their undying
love for some of the world's most exclusive gems.
Diamonds: Natural History Museum - July 8, 2005 - February
£9 Adults, £6 concessions, £24 Family Ticket
Free to NHM Members, Patrons and children under 5
NB: Picture courtesy of The De Beers Millennium Star
© De Beers LV Limited