Collecting Guide
Jewelry

Famous Collections

Countess du Barry
£8,791 (approx. $3,000,000 today)
London, February 1795

Mrs. Anna Thompson Dodge
$1,015,400
Geneva, May 1971

The Marie Mancini Pearls
$253,000
New York, October 1979

Merle Oberon
$2,292,600
New York, April 1980

Mary Pickford
$447,100
New York, June 1980

Florence Gould
$1,784,835
Geneva, May 1996

The Sarah Bernhardt Bracelet
$757,300
Geneva, November 1987

Sultan Mohamed Aga Khan III
$3,295,900
Geneva, May 1988

Mr James A de Rothschild
$7,763,470
Geneva, November 1989

The Archduke Joseph diamond
$6,488,000
Geneva, November 1993

Audrey Hepburn
$61,300
Geneva, November 1993

Princess Salimah Aga Khan
$27,682,600
Geneva, November 1995

The Nina Dyer Black
Pearl Necklace
$913,320
Geneva, November 1997

Eva Peron's Argentine Brooch
$992,500
New York, April 1998

Theresa Po Lau
$6,686,400
Hong Kong, November 1998

Jacqueline Delubac
$2,647,000
Geneva, November 1998

Sybil Harrington
$2,083,673
New York, October 1999

Barbara Hutton's pearl necklace
$1,476,400
Geneva, November 1999

Mouna Ayoub
$12,128,240
Geneva, November 2000

The Rockefeller Sapphire
$3,031,000
New York, April 2001

Doris Duke
$11,964,000
New York, June 2004

HRH The Princess Margaret
$17,659,731
London, June 2006

Ellen Barkin
$20,369,200
New York, October 2006

Christina Onassis
$13,334,224
London, June 2008

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