25 janvier 2017

The Rosebery Tiara

The Rosebery Tiara with matching bracelet and brooch.  Lot 286. The Rosebery Tiara. An historic pearl and diamond tiara. Estimate GBP 1,000,000 - GBP 1,500,000 (USD 1,635,000 - USD 2,452,500). Price realised GBP 1,161,250 (USD 1,905,611) © Christie's Image Ltd 2011 Designed as a series of six bouton-shaped natural pearls and old-cut diamond clusters, interspersed by diamond florettes to the seven detachable graduated drop-shaped natural pearl and diamond surmounts, the pearls measuring,... [Lire la suite]

16 mai 2011

Hannah Primrose, Countess of Rosebery's parure on Sale at Christie's in London

A tiara, broach and bracelet that belonged to a 19th century woman Hannah Primrose. AP Photo/Christie's LONDON (AP).- Still can't get enough of Britain's aristocratic headgear? Following hot on the heels of the royal wedding hatwalk, the crowning jewels of the country's once wealthiest woman are being offered for sale — a Victorian pearl-and-diamond tiara, bracelet, and brooch which auction house Christie's hopes will fetch as much as 1.9 million pounds ($3.1 million). The opulent jewels once belonged to Hannah Primrose, a socially... [Lire la suite]
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