A model wears Marie Antoinette’s pearl necklace and diamond brooch. Photo: AFP A model wears Marie Antoinette’s pearl necklace and diamond brooch. Photo: AFP
A model wears Marie Antoinette’s pearl necklace and diamond brooch. Photo: AFP
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Marie Antoinette’s pearl pendant sells for record US$36 million, as royal jewellery collection shatters expectations

  • 10 items once owned by the French queen went on sale with other gems from the Bourbon-Parma dynasty

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A model wears Marie Antoinette’s pearl necklace and diamond brooch. Photo: AFP A model wears Marie Antoinette’s pearl necklace and diamond brooch. Photo: AFP
A model wears Marie Antoinette’s pearl necklace and diamond brooch. Photo: AFP
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