Explore Elizabeth Taylor Jewelry, Edith Head, and more!

Explore related topics

Elizabeth Taylor’s gold and ivory necklace featuring ivory opera passes, circa 18th and 19th centuries, a gift from the estate of Edith Head

Elizabeth Taylor’s gold and ivory necklace featuring ivory opera passes, circa 18th and 19th centuries, a gift from the estate of Edith Head

Les Miserables Fantine's I Dreamed A Dream by VintageHomage

Les Miserables: Fantine's I Dreamed A Dream with treble g clef charm pendant necklace

Edith Head always wore a necklace made of round ivory opera passes dating from the 18th and 19th centuries.  She bequeathed it to Elizabeth Taylor in her will. In 2011, it went up for auction at Christie's in New York, where it sold for over $314,000!  (Christie's lowball estimate: $2,000.)  Here is a shot of the actual necklace.

Edith Head always wore a necklace made of round ivory opera passes dating from the 18th and 19th centuries. She bequeathed it to Elizabeth Taylor in her will. In 2011, it went up for auction at Christie's in New York, where it sold for over $314,000! (Christie's lowball estimate: $2,000.) Here is a shot of the actual necklace.

Elizabeth Taylor's estate - the very famousTaj Mahal diamond - it's etched with a message of love

Elizabeth Taylor's estate - the very famousTaj Mahal diamond - it's etched with a message of love

Liz Taylor's Diamond and Gold "Barquerolles" Jewelry by Van Cleef & Arpels. (Another gift from hubby Richard Burton) Not sure why she called it "grandmother's necklace"?

Liz Taylor's jewellery revealed

Liz Taylor's Diamond and Gold "Barquerolles" Jewelry by Van Cleef & Arpels. (Another gift from hubby Richard Burton) Not sure why she called it "grandmother's necklace"?

(this deserves a repin!)    Elizabeth Taylor's gold and ivory necklace featuring ivory opera passes, circa 18th and 19th centuries, a gift from the estate of Edith Head

(this deserves a repin!) Elizabeth Taylor's gold and ivory necklace featuring ivory opera passes, circa 18th and 19th centuries, a gift from the estate of Edith Head

These are the Lamartine earrings that match the bracelet (A gift from Richard Burton to Liz Taylor after the filming of “Cleopatra”)  He wanted amethysts to match her eyes.

These are the Lamartine earrings that match the bracelet (A gift from Richard Burton to Liz Taylor after the filming of “Cleopatra”) He wanted amethysts to match her eyes.

Liz won a game of 'Ping Pong' so, Richard Burton purchased this stack of 3 diamond rings...

Up for sale at £20m: Liz Taylor's dazzling jewellery collection including pearl once owned by Bloody Mary

Liz won a game of 'Ping Pong' so, Richard Burton purchased this stack of 3 diamond rings...

Pinterest
Search