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Card 35: Hope Diamond
Branch: Lucian
Type: Secret
Rarity: Common
Puzzle: No
Clue: Yes
Top Secret: Yes
Where To Get This Card: The Sword Thief


Description

"The famous blue-gray diamond currently housed in the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC, was believed to be cut from an enormous stone bought in India by Tomas founder and diamond hunter Jean-Baptiste Tavernier. The stone Tavernier brought back from India was 115.16 carats and cut down for the French king Louis XIV to a sparkling rock of 67 carats. The Hope Diamond is 45.52 carats. Which begs the question--what happened to the missing carats?"

Top Secret

A letter from the Ekat agent Dimitri Makarov to his sirs that says they stole the Tomas diamond and cut it. The part with the Clue remains in Russia.

Clues

This card, combined with Card 33, Card 34, Card 36, Card 37, and Card 38, forms the Clue Gold.

This card, combined with Card 7. Card 24, Card 37, and Card 55, forms the Clue Zinc.

Trivia

If you look at some sides of the diamond you will see the man in black, Fiske Cahill .

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