Collection of Raine, Countess Spencer

The Collection of Raine, Countess Spencer will be auctioned at Christie’s in London today. Raine was the daughter of novelist Dame Barbra Cartland, and at various times was the Countess of Dartmouth, Countess Spencer, and the Comtesse de Chambrun. She was also the stepmother of Diana, Princess of Wales. Raine, Countess Spencer died in London last October aged 87. A collector of fine art, furnishings, and couture, the late Countess’ collection is being sold at Christie’s. Click HERE to learn more about the Sale. Take a look below at some of the Jewels on sale- Continue reading

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Christie’s Magnificent Jewels- 17 May 2017

It’s that time of year again! Famous Auction Houses Sotheby’s and Christie’s are having their Spring Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels Auctions in Geneva. Click HERE to see all of our previous Royal Jewels at Auction. Take a look below at some of the objects with Royal and Noble Provenance on auction at the Christie’s Magnificent Jewels Sale on May 17th, which include a diamond stickpin, clock, and a suite.

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Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels- 16 May 2017

It’s that time of year again! Famous Auction Houses Sotheby’s and Christie’s are having their Spring Magnificent and Noble Jewels Auctions in Geneva. Click HERE to see all of our previous Royal Jewels at Auction. Take a look below at some of the jewels from the Sotheby’s sale that have a royal or noble provenance, which include six necklaces, three earrings, a devant-de-corsage / tiara, and a brooch-

UPDATE– This page has been updated with the Sold prices-

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Sotheby’s Fine Jewels- 13 December 2016

Ahead of the upcoming  Sotheby’s Fine Jewels sale on London on December 13, we take a look at jewels with Royal provenance or purpose. Among the lots we have included are; a Diamond Tiara belonging to the Queen Mother’s cousin, a coral parure, sapphire and diamond rings, and a Cartier dress set once owned by a Russian Princess.

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