Elizabeth Taylor mesmerized the world with her eternal beauty, elegance and her lavish lifestyle. Her jewelry collection was one of the best parts of her luxurious way of living as not everyone has that remarkable collection of such expensive jewelries. The jewelry is now up for auction for
Estimated price: $2,000,000 to $3,000,000
This majestic La Peregrina piece of necklace was a gift from Richard Burton. The necklace is made of 16th century diamond, pearl and rubies and is from Cartier.
2. White diamond ring:
Estimated price: $2.5 million to $3.5 million.
This ring was again gifted to her by her beloved husband Richard Burton who had bought this amazing piece from an auction in 1968. Although, the details of the ring are not available but the diamond in it weighs 33.19-carat and the ring was purchased at $300,000.
3. Ruby necklace:
Estimated price: $200,000 to $300,000.
This was gifted to her by her third husband Mike Todd who died in a plane crash. This ruby necklace was a surprise gift for Liz while she was sitting beside pool. She found a red leather Cartier box which had a beautiful ruby necklace, matching earrings and a stunning brace late.
4. Diamond Tiara:
Estimated price: $60,000 to $80,000
Another gift from Liz's third husband, Mike Todd, was this stunning and dazzling tiara. The tiara was worn by the queen of hearts during 1957 Oscars award function that charmed millions of her fans across the globe. In that ceremony, Todd won best director award for the movie Around the World in 80 Days.
5. Taj Mahal diamond pendant:
Estimated price: $300,000 to $500,000
This one has an interesting story. This piece of necklace was bought and gifted to Liz by her husband Richard Burton. It belonged to the Indian Emperor Jahangir. The heart-shaped diamond in the necklace has been scribbled with the name of emperor’s wife Nur Jahan. The necklace was later passed on to his son Shah Jahan who built Taj Mahal in the loving memory of his wife Mumtaz. After buying this necklace, Burton said, "I would have liked to buy her the Taj Mahal but it would cost too much to transport."
Liz fans may also go through her portrait that was expected to fetch $30 Million and Expensive adieu to classy Elizabeth Taylor.