"Niarchos Ruby Sautoir" Made by Van Cleef & Arpels, this double-strand sautoir was a present to princess Sophie of Greece from the millionaire Stavros Niarchos when she married in 1962 King Juan Carlos I of Spain. The sautoir can be divided into three parts (a long necklace and two shorter ones) which may be worn in several ways : as a bracelet, as a collar necklace or as a bandeau tiara.
Merino ram. In the twelfth century, Spanish royalty began importing rams from the Beni-Merines, members of a Berber tribe in what is now Morocco. The Spanish crossed the rams with their own ewes; the result was a fine-wool sheep like no other. It changed the world of wool profoundly. Do you think he is handsome? http://www.zedhandmade.com/audaz.html