Napoleon’s Diamond Necklace

Napoleon’s Diamond Necklace, Marie Antoinette Diamond Earrings

The Napoleon Diamond Necklace containing 172 diamonds with a total weight of 275 carats is by far one of the nicest diamond necklaces ever to be seen. Napoleon I of France divorced his first wife Empress Joséphine, as she wasn’t able to produce […]

Cartier Tiaras And Classic Jewelry

Rose and Lily Corsage Ornament, Cartier Paris, 1906, platinum, round old- and rose-cut diamonds, millegrain setting, 19.5 x 29 cm. Sold to Mary Scott Townsend, Cartier Collection

Founded in Paris in 1847, the House of Cartier originally sold a wide range of luxury goods including luxury jewelry made by several […]