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wned of the most expensive gemstones in the world this is the burmese sunrise freebie it has the very rapid chins blood color the twenty five and a half carat gem was a subject of a bidding war at auction in sotheby's in switzerland it finally went to anonymous telephone bidder , twenty five million francs , together with these three became the most expensive colored gemstone ever sold and the pricey stone it's not a diamond says david bennett chairman of sotheby's , still jewelry division be final and price for , thirty , which is by my calculation , more , the diamond had only recently surfaced after about sixty years in a bank vault , so that is executive bennett said he wasn't or of the sunrise ruby and excited about the other stones on sale , no wonder with most of the four hundred eighty four not sold the auction houses netted more than a hundred sixty billion dollars