$ 115 million – Elizabeth Taylor’s jewelry for auction
America’s Christian Auction House auctioned actress Elizabeth Taylor’s collection of 80 pieces of jewelry on December 14, and a total of $ 115 million.
Elizabeth Taylor is a loyal and professional jewelry lovers, also a jewelry collector, connoisseur and even designer, her collection in life includes many well-known jewelry brands nearly 300 pieces of jewelry, such as Cartier, Bvlgari, Van Cleef & Arpels, Boucheron, etc.
In all jewelry, pearl necklace called La Peregrina sold at high prices for $ 11,842,500, creating a new auction record. This necklace is made of pearls, diamonds and rubies, the original valuation of 2,000,000-3,000,000 U.S. dollars. Richard Burton bought Taylor the necklace in 1969, at that time, which is only $ 37,000.