Happy Birthday to Queen Azizah of Malaysia, the XVI Raja Permaisuri Agong and the Tengku Ampuan of Pahang, who turns 60 today! To mark the special day, we are featuring the magnificent emblematic Pahang State Tiara.
Today marks the Centenary of the Birth of Lady Brigid Guinness, later Princess Frederick of Prussia, who was born on this day in 1920. To mark the Anniversary, we are featuring her exquisite Tiara, which is still worn by her descendents, and which we have termed the Von Preussen Tiara.
Christie’s is auctioning a variety of notable lots in their Important Jewels Sale in London this week, not least some of the best pieces from the collection of Gloria, Dowager Countess Bathurst, part of whose collection was auctioned last week.
Christie’s is auctioning the collection of the late Dowager Countess Bathurst in the magnificent ‘Gloria: Property from the late Dowager Countess Bathurst’ Sale in London today, which features a plethora of glittering Hierlooms among the lots, which are being sold by the two friends the late Countess left her Estate to, not her stepson, the current Earl Bathurst. We are featuring all the Jewels being auctioned today and next week.
Princess Beatrix wore a well-known heirloom for her Wedding to Count Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi at Windsor yesterday, and while we have covered the piece before, we thought it the perfect time to have an in-depth article on Queen Mary’s Fringe Tiara. Click HERE to learn about Princess Beatrice’s Wedding.
Today marks the 35th Anniversary of the Death of Grand Duchess Charlotte of Luxembourg, who died on this day in 1985. The Sovereign of the world’s only Grand Duchy during one of its most tumultuous periods, Grand Duchess Charlotte also possessed a magnificent jewellery collection, the most iconic jewel commissioned and worn by her being the Luxembourg Chaumet Emerald Tiara!
Due to the ongoing pandemic, the annual Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels Auctions are being done online, but that doesn’t stop us from featuring the Royal and Noble Jewels on Auction at the Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels Sale in Geneva today!