Gem of his life

January 13, 2007 8:21am CST
gary dunlap ,a man from arkansas has found a 2.37 carat white diamond at the crater of diamonds state park in murfreesboro,the world's only diamond bearing site where the visitors are allowed to search for and keep the gems they find.He has named the diamond "the star of thelma" to honour wife.In all 486 diamonds have been found at the park in 2006.The largest of the 25,000 diamonds found at the park since it became a state park in 1972 is the 16.37 carat amarillo starlight.A visitor from texas found the white diamond in 1975
2 responses
@katyzzz (2902)
• Australia
13 Jan 07
Sounds fantastic
@avs189 (1030)
• India
13 Jan 07
Thanks buddy for sharing your knowledge.....really man has made his fortune .....may be we can dream someday to be like him and fortunate enough to find atleast one diamond if not the whole mine!!!!!