These Are the Most Expensive Auction Items in the World!

8 June 2015

9La Peregrina Necklace – Price: $11.8 million

Next on our top 10 list is La Peregrina Necklace, worth $11.8 million.

Rumours said this necklace was once known as the Phillip II pearl. Now, they just call it Elizabeth Taylor’s necklace.

In 1969, Richard Burton purchased the beautiful necklace for his wife, Elizabeth Taylor for $37.000.

In 2011, La Peregrina Pearl necklace was sold at Christie’s for $11.8 million. Back then it broke the record for any pearl sold at an auction.

La Peregrina (Spanish world for ‘the pilgrim’) features floral patterns, each having a ruby as the centerpiece. And, of course, lots of diamonds!

Top 10 Most Expensive Auction Items in the World - EALUXE | La Peregrina Necklace
La Peregrina Necklace via kymx.cbslocal.com
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