All that once wore or touched Princess Diana, her fans feel almost Holy. They will now have the opportunity to buy something that was on “Queen of hearts” a few weeks before her tragic death.
In new York the auction of the iconic jewelry set, entitled “Swan lake”, consists of a necklace, which belonged to the English Princess Diana, and matching earrings to it. Necklace of incredible beauty was encrusted with 178 diamonds and pearls.
The jewelry set has its own history: these decorations were on the Diana during a visit to the ballet in London’s albert Hall, where the Princess met with the father of her last lover, Dodi al-Fayed, Mohammed al fayeed.
Jewelry owned trading house Garrard, who soon after the death of Diana set sold to the British businessman. That, in turn, two years later, also resold the necklace and earrings to an American collector.
Then necklace and earrings went to another American millionaire from Texas. And in 2010 “Swan lake” for the 632 thousand dollars purchased, according to the British press, “Ukrainian couple”. Now this couple again gave everyone the chance to compete for the right to possession of the jewelry set. To help him want more than $ 12 million.
Source: fakty.ua, harpersbazaar.com