he sapphire necklace is part of the King George VI Sapphire Suite which was given by King George VI as a wedding present for his daughter, Princess Elizabeth (the future Queen Elizabeth II) when she married Prince Phillip in 1947
Instagram photo taken by Andrew Prince Jewellery - The Duchess of Windsor wearing her Cartier ruby starburst earrings and the superb ruby and diamond tassel twist necklace from Van Cleef & Arpels, after a design by Rene Sim Lacaze. It was a 40th birthday gift from the Duke, and he inscribed on the clasp "My Wallis from her David,19.IV.1936". When it came up for auction in 1987, the style, thought to be a little later than the inscription caused some confusion. It was discovered that the…
Yellow gold, seed pearl, tourmaline, emerald and ruby pendant, adapted by Cartier. Photo Sotheby's- souvenir Acquired sailing on the well-documented 1936 cruise taken by King Edward VIII and Mrs Simpson aboard the yacht Nahlin.
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