A replica of the tiara presented to Empress Marie-Louise of France in 1811 - just one of the treasures on show in Central at Chaumet of Paris.
Many fine jewellers have been linked to royals and aristocracy over the years, for example Cartier, jeweller of choice for the Duchess of Windsor.
by Paul Johnson
In the article headlined 'Who killed Napoleon?' (South China Morning Post, July 5), John Lichfield (of The Independent) revives the old polemic concerning the death of Napoleon Bonaparte. This...
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