Auction News:  Marie Antoinette's Jewels

Auction News: Marie Antoinette's Jewels

by Joy Jones

An extraordinary piece of jewelry, once owned by Marie Antoinette and unseen in public for over 200 years is about to be auctioned by Sotheby's in November...

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Russian Crown Jewels - A Rare Catalog of Treasures

Russian Crown Jewels - A Rare Catalog of Treasures

by Joy Jones

In April of 1918, members of the deposed Russian Imperial Romanov family were in the hands of revolutionaries...

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Auction Tales - Catherine the Great and her Diamond Bow Necklace

Auction Tales - Catherine the Great and her Diamond Bow Necklace

by Joy Jones

In November 2016 a stunning and historic diamond necklace was scheduled for auction in Geneva, Switzerland...

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Auction Tales - The Romantic Story Behind a Medieval Brooch

Auction Tales - The Romantic Story Behind a Medieval Brooch

by Joy Jones

An extremely rare medieval brooch with links to King Richard III was recently sold...

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