The Glam Elizabeth Taylor’s Jewels and Couture on Show

Elizabeth Taylor was the icon’s icon and no one did it bigger than she did, in every area of her life. Christie’s opened its doors today for a preview of La Taylor’s jewels and haute couture.

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Elizabeth Taylor was the icon’s icon and no one did it bigger than she did, in every area of her life. Christie’s opened its doors today for a preview of La Taylor’s jewels and haute couture and let’s just say she clearly believed that “more is MORE”! Take a look at some of her eye-popping items.
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This spectacular ring is called "The Elizabeth Taylor Diamond," a diamond ring of 33.19 carats and "potentially internally flawless." It was a gift from Richard Burton, purchased from Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, May 1968. Estimate: $2,500,000-3,500,000.
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A diamond bracelet gift from Michael Jackson. Estimate: $30,000–$50,000.
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The "Ping-Pong Diamond" is a group of three diamond rings, a gift from Richard Burton for winning a game of ping-pong, circa 1970. Estimate: $5,000-7,000.
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A charm bracelet, with 20 assorted charms. Estimate: $25,000–$35,000.
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An emerald and diamond necklace, by BVLGARI, 1958-1963, a gift from Richard Burton. Estimate: $1,000,000-1,500,000.
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An antique sapphire and diamond brooch, a gift from Richard Burton. Estimate: $150,000-200,000.
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The "Mike Todd Diamond Tiara" is an antique diamond tiara, circa 1880, a gift from Mike Todd, 1957. Estimate: $60,000-80,000.
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A Halston scarlet silk jersey draped evening dress and turban. The dress is labeled "Halston," circa 1982. Estimate: $2,000-$3,000.
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An Art Deco Diamond Bow Brooch by Van Cleef & Arpels. Designed as a circular-cut diamond hoop, tied with a circular-cut diamond bow, suspending two articulated circular-cut diamond ribbons with baguette-cut diamond fringe, mounted in platinum, 1926, with French assay marks. Estimate: $60,000–$80,000.
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A suite of diamond, colored diamond and chrysoprase "reine marguerite" jewelry, by Van Cleef & Arpels. Estimate: $200,000-$300,000.
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A short tunic of linked alloy discs possibly Paco Rabanne, late 1970s. Estimate: $1,000-$1,500.
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A Dolce & Gabbana black and white evening gown, circa 2000. Estimate: $4,000-6,000.
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A turquoise and gold cuff bracelet. Estimate: $1,000-$1,500.
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A Valentino black lace stage gown labeled "Valentino Couture," circa 1971. Estimate: $1,500-$2,000.
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Andy Warhol (1928-1987) offset lithograph in colors, 1964, on wove paper, signed in felt-tip pen, dedicated "to elizabeth with much love." Estimate: $30,000-$50,000.
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