King Michael of Romania’s Funeral

Members of the Romanian Royal Family, Foreign Royalty and Heads of State attended the State Funeral of King Michael of Romania on December 16th. King Michael died in Switzerland on December 5th, at the age of 96. He first became King in 1927, and though he hasn’t been the reigning Head of State since 1947, the Government is giving the late King a State Funeral, in line with the plans to give the Royal Family Official Status in Romania. Continue reading

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Sotheby’s Fine Jewels- 12 December 2017

After featuring the Christie’s Magnificent JewelsSotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels, and Christie’s Important Jewels Sales, we are featuring the notable jewels of Royal and Noble provenance on auction at Sotheby’s Fine Jewels Sale in London on December 12th- Continue reading

Imperial Fabergé Eggs

Happy Easter to all of our readers and followers who celebrate the holiday! In honour of the occasion, we are taking a look at the stunning Imperial Fabergé Eggs, given by the Tsars of Russia to their Tsarinas on Easter between 1885 and 1917. Made under the supervision of celebrated Russian jeweller, Peter Carl Fabergé, these jeweled eggs are one of the finest examples of Imperial wealth and design, famous for their surprises. Of the 50 Imperial Eggs that were created, 43 are still extant. Take a look below at some of them-

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