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33.19 carat diamond ring, a gift from Richard Burton to Elizabeth Taylor

33.19 carat diamond ring, a gift from Richard Burton to Elizabeth Taylor

56.03-carat D-color Internally Flawles pear-shaped diamond, set in a platinum pendant with smaller diamonds,

56.03-carat D-color Internally Flawles pear-shaped diamond, set in a platinum pendant with smaller diamonds,

Crown Princess Cecilie of Prussia, née Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin - 1908 |- by Caspar Ritter (German, 1861-1923) | JV

Crown Princess Cecilie of Prussia, née Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin - 1908 |- by Caspar Ritter (German, 1861-1923) | JV

The part of the scepter of Ekaterina II Russian Empress. The head of the scepter is crowned by one of the biggest diamonds in the world, Orlov that was presented to Ekaterina by her favorite Grigori Orlov

The part of the scepter of Ekaterina II Russian Empress. The head of the scepter is crowned by one of the biggest diamonds in the world, Orlov that was presented to Ekaterina by her favorite Grigori Orlov

Ming Dynasty Phoenix Crown. This phoenix crown was worn by the Ming Dynasty Empress Xiaoduan. She was the wife of Emperor Wanli who reigned from 1573 to 1620. The enameled crown is decorated with pearls and turquoise.

Ming Dynasty Phoenix Crown. This phoenix crown was worn by the Ming Dynasty Empress Xiaoduan. She was the wife of Emperor Wanli who reigned from 1573 to 1620. The enameled crown is decorated with pearls and turquoise.

Diamond brooch owned by the Empress Marie Feodorovna.

Diamond brooch owned by the Empress Marie Feodorovna.

A RARE KINGFISHER BLUE FILIGREE HEADDRESS . Possibly from the Qing Imperial Court. The headdress is exquisitely ornate, inlaid with white jade, tourmaline, pearl beads, agate and other semi-precious stones. Late 19th century

A RARE KINGFISHER BLUE FILIGREE HEADDRESS . Possibly from the Qing Imperial Court. The headdress is exquisitely ornate, inlaid with white jade, tourmaline, pearl beads, agate and other semi-precious stones. Late 19th century

This delicate diamond tiara dates back to 1907 and is called "The Swallow Flight"

This delicate diamond tiara dates back to 1907 and is called "The Swallow Flight"

Queen Elizabeth's pearl and ruby necklace. Historians say it's possible that the pearls may have belonged originally to her mother, Anne Boleyn.:

Queen Elizabeth's pearl and ruby necklace. Historians say it's possible that the pearls may have belonged originally to her mother, Anne Boleyn.:

Violet is the least common eye color, even more rare than albino or grey. Elizabeth Taylor was lucky enough to be the one of approximately 3,000 people born with violet eyes. She also had a rare genetic defect known as distichiasis that caused her to have two rows of upper eyelashes on each eye.

Violet is the least common eye color, even more rare than albino or grey. Elizabeth Taylor was lucky enough to be the one of approximately 3,000 people born with violet eyes. She also had a rare genetic defect known as distichiasis that caused her to have two rows of upper eyelashes on each eye.

A fine example of the most desirable #EMERALDS on the color spectrum is #SharpJewelsNY exquisite pair of #Pearshape emeralds, origin: Colombia, accompanied with Gübelin geological reports, 20.73 carats, minor oil, decorated with #GIAcertified #FancyCut colorless diamond surround: 24.80 carats mounted in platinum and 18K yellow gold

A fine example of the most desirable #EMERALDS on the color spectrum is #SharpJewelsNY exquisite pair of #Pearshape emeralds, origin: Colombia, accompanied with Gübelin geological reports, 20.73 carats, minor oil, decorated with #GIAcertified #FancyCut colorless diamond surround: 24.80 carats mounted in platinum and 18K yellow gold

gold and hardstone desk seal. English, second quarter of the 19th century. Image Sothebys with tapering faceted citrine handle, the gold collar and cushion chased with foliate scrollwork, the shaped foiled citrine matrix engraved with two unidentified crests

gold and hardstone desk seal. English, second quarter of the 19th century. Image Sothebys with tapering faceted citrine handle, the gold collar and cushion chased with foliate scrollwork, the shaped foiled citrine matrix engraved with two unidentified crests

the Sitwell Family Diamonds Exhibited in the 1930's - unusual floral tiara

the Sitwell Family Diamonds Exhibited in the 1930's - unusual floral tiara