Wallis Simpson a carat sapphire pendant encrusted with diamonds to be auctioned at Sotheby's auction house in Geneva, London. Designed by jeweller Cartier in the pendant formely was a part of collection of Wallis, Duchess of Windsor.
‘The Windsor Heart’ Yellow Diamond. yellow diamond was bought by the Duke of Windsor for the Duchess (Wallis Simpson) in 1951 from Harry Winston to complement her other yellow diamond and set in a ring.
The diamond and emerald jewels of cereal heiress, Marjorie Merriweather Post: Ms. Post was pictured here with daughter, Dina Merrill. She was known as the "American Czarina" because of her vast wealth. She was a collector of rare jewels and art, a philanthropist and a feisty businesswoman. She made numerous donations of historical jewels to the Smithsonian Institute of America. She is the aunt of Barbara Hutton through Ms. Post's marriage to E. F.Hutton.