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Napoleon’s Wife’s Emerald At Christie’s April Sale

Christie’s New York Magnificent Jewels Sale will feature the emerald that originally adorned the diadem (tiara) of Marie-Louise, the second wife of Napoleon. In 1967, Van Cleef & Arpels created and designed the present brooch around the central emerald of the diadem. This historical … Continue reading

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74-Carat Pear-Shaped Diamond Sells For A Record $14.1 Million

A 74.79-carat, pear-shaped diamond fetched more than $14.1 million at Sotheby’s New York Magnificent Jewels sale Wednesday, setting an auction record for any white diamond sold in the Americas. The unnamed gem, which was estimated to sell between $9 and $12 … Continue reading

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