You have a large diamond, like the star of india, or the ko-lin-oor. The diamond itself isn't important, it's the SIZE. You have a 600 carat diamond.
Now - a professional jeweler manages to take a chunk off, say a 1/4 of the diamond.
Can that chunk be made into smaller diamonds? So a 1/4 of a big diamond isn't like a shard of broken diamond, but a wealth?