Gold & Sapphire Necklace - Altes Museum, Berlin
I think this necklace travelled to London in 2008/2009 for Byzantine Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Art...I remember seeing this necklace there as it is soooo beautiful!
DINASTÍAS | Los Foros de la Realeza • Ver Tema - La Princesa Marie-Louise. La tiara India.
A diamond tiara from Cartier with an Indian theme. Made for the Countess Granard. Designed around a central diamond cluster, with large circular diamonds that expands with millegrain diamonds into a stylised tree-shape which repeats itself throughout the whole piece. Topped with pear-shaped and circular diamonds. This Oriental style was very popular in Europe, particularly in UK, in early 20th century.
The Gorgeous Angouleme Emerald Tiara
This gorgeous tiara was made by Evrard and Frederic Bapst for the French crown jewels in 1820. There are 1031 diamonds and 40 emeralds in the setting. This diadem of emeralds and diamonds is a mast…
Chaumet Fine Jewels
Marie-Étienne Nitot (1750-1809) settled in Paris in 1780 after having served his apprenticeship at Auber, then jeweller to Queen Marie-Antoinette. His aristocratic clientele remained loyal to him until the French Revolution in 1789. He later became the official jeweller of Napoleon in 1802. Nitot created the jewellery that would offer the French Empire it's splendor and power. The jewellery for Napoleon’s wedding to Joséphine de Beauharnais, and later to Marie Louise de Habsburg-Lorraine…
The Jewels of The Duchess of Windsor. Book.
Hardback book in dust jacket in very good condition but for a small taer to the front of the jacket. Now out of print, this book provides a most interesting historic record of the jewels given to the Duchess by her besotted husband, which were sold for prices far exceeding the estimates - a table of both is in the book. Lot 27 the Prince of Wales Diamond clip which was bought by Elizabeth Taylor and is shown here will shortly be resold in December 2011 as part of the legendary actresses…
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2,539 Likes, 42 Comments - Boylerpf (@boylerpf) on Instagram: “I have seen this many times but I still love to dream... Platinum, gold, diamonds, emerald choker -…”