November 16, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor's Diamond Tiara

Creation:  This tiara was made circa 1880.

Materials:  diamonds set in gold and platinum

  1. Elizabeth Taylor, from her husband Mike Todd in 1957
  2. Unknown Owner; bought at Christie's auction on December 13, 2011 for $4,226,500
Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
  • Which jeweller created the tiara?
  • Who owned the tiara prior to Elizabeth Taylor?
Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
Photos:  Christie's

1 comment :

  1. I'm not sure why but I always thought Cartier designed this tiara.