• A turban clip worn by the Maharajah of Nawanagar.

    A collection of sumptuous Indian jewels that was the subject of an Assouline book published in 2013 will now form an exhibition in the Islamic art galleries at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 29, 2014, 7:52 AM EDT
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  • Cindy Chao's 'sculptural' creations is a stunning timepiece, “Timeless Sculpture TS1.”

    Taiwanese jewelry designer Cindy Chao founded her company in 2004 and has quickly developed a cult following with a wealthy clientele willing to pay north of half a million dollars for her Black Label pieces.

    LAST UPDATE : May 06, 2014, 7:05 AM EDT
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  • The 2014 UNICEF Ball presented by Baccarat in Beverly Hills on January 14, 2014.

    Crystal company Baccarat has newly created the position of artistic director, and appointed Frenchwoman Françoise Labro to the post.

    LAST UPDATE : May 16, 2014, 7:31 AM EDT
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  • The Rendez-Vous Celestial watch through the eyes of Katie Rodgers.

    To support the launch of the Hybris Artistica Watch Collection in New York last week, Jaeger-LeCoultre asked fashion illustrator Katie Rodgers of Paper Fashion to reinterpret the one-of-a-kind creations.

    LAST UPDATE : May 20, 2014, 8:01 AM EDT
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  • Chopard copresident Caroline Scheufele (center) poses with supermodels in the brand's jewelry.

    Chopard transported more than 750 guests back to the halcyon days of Italian filmmaking at the “Backstage at Cinecittà” party on May 19.

    LAST UPDATE : May 21, 2014, 7:53 AM EDT
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  • Necklace of natural pearls, sapphire and diamonds with sapphire and diamond clasp offered by Empress Eugénie to Prince Alexandre Murat upon his engagement to Miss Yvonne Gillois.

    Here’s your chance to feel like a royal: At Christie’s Paris Jewels sale on May 28, 12 impressive jewels from the property of a French princely family will go under the hammer.

    LAST UPDATE : May 23, 2014, 7:58 AM EDT
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  • The restoration of the mechanism.

    The monumental clock of the Santa Maria del Fiore cathedral, painted by the Italian Renaissance Florentine master Paolo Uccello, has been restored to its former glory with financial support from Italian watchmaker Panerai.

    LAST UPDATE : May 28, 2014, 7:03 AM EDT
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  • Graff Diamonds, which last exhibited at the Biennale des Antiquaires in 2002, has unveiled two of the haute joaillerie pieces it will take to the celebrated Parisian fair this year: a sapphire and diamond necklace and an emerald and diamond tassel necklace, both of which come with matching earrings.

    Graff Diamonds, which last exhibited at the Biennale des Antiquaires in 2002, has unveiled two of the haute joaillerie pieces it will take to the celebrated Parisian fair this year.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 02, 2014, 7:51 AM EDT
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  • Necklace worn by the Countess of Granard.

    Cartier continues to tour the world’s museums, showing off the roughly 1,500 pieces it has amassed for its archive, and the next stop on its itinerary is the Denver Art Museum (DAM)in Colorado.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 06, 2014, 7:41 AM EDT
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