CHICAGO — Members of Chicago’s upper echelon were clearly impressed. “It’s spectacular,” said J.B. Pritzker, of the 31.06-carat deep blue diamond on display at Graff’s Oak Street location here last week. “I’m really in awe.”
Arriving in Chicago with what one local reporter called a James Bondlike entourage, the Wittelsbach-Graff Diamond, thought to be one of the most expensive in the world, made a brief one-day pit stop between stints at the Smithsonian in Washington and the American Museum of National History in New York.
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