Inscribed royal spinel (balas ruby) weighing 249.3 carats. This majestic stone is inscribed with the names of its six imperial owners and has the distinction of having the second-most number of such inscriptions.
Art Nouveau enamel leaf pin in gold with diamonds and pearls.
Boucheron’s Rivage necklace is a splash of sapphires and diamonds in a design reminiscent of Boucheron’s Vague tiara, circa 1920
Blue Belle of Asia almost 400 ct Sri Lanka Christies November 2014..expected to reach more than 7M €: via Adolfo de Basilio - Madrid
Commissioned by Empress Eugenie, c.1867, this @mellerioditsmeller gem set peacock feather brooch pendant is out of this world!!
Cerberus and Persephone - what this picture fails to capture is the look of annoyance on Persephone's face at having to carry binbags around to pick up Cerberus's poop.
Art Nouveau brooch ~ Mother of pearl and gold ~ Gingko leaves.