'The Mike Tood', an antique diamond tiara which belonged ...
Nov 24th, 2011
(Reuters) - 'The Mike Tood', an antique diamond tiara which belonged to the late actress Elizabeth Taylor, is seen during a media preview at Christie's in Hong Kong November 24, 2011. The tiara is expected to fetch between $60,000 and $80,000 during the "The Collection of Elizabeth Taylor" auction from December 3 to 16. Christie's also announced that a portion of the profits generated from related exhibition admissions, events and publications will be donated to the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS foundation (ETAF). ETAF provides funding to AIDS organizations throughout the world to help those living with HIV and AIDS. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu (CHINA - Tags: FASHION BUSINESS ENTERTAINMENT) -
(Reuters) - Diamond jewelry belonging to Italian actress Gina Lollobrigida sold for more than 4.74 million Swiss francs ($4.9 million) on Tuesday in Geneva and set a record for pearl earrings, auctioneer Sotheby's said. Lollobrigida, a leading sex symbol of the 1950s and 1960s, said she was selling the jewelry to raise money for stem cell rese... [Full Article]