photo via Olycom
Bulgari is very pleased to announce the acquisition of a pair of Bulgari earrings that originally belonged to actress Gina Lollobrigida. She purchased the earrings in 1964, and has always had a passion for jewelry. She wore the earrings throughout her career and indeed they are featured in many photographs. Two pear-shaped 21 carat Columbian emeralds, enhanced by 67 diamonds of various sizes totalling 26.5 carats, all set in platinum! The earrings were purchased at Sotheby’s auction which highlights some pieces from Gina Lollobrigida’s personal collection.
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abigail June 5, 2013 at 5:42 am:
those are some seriously stunning emeralds. what an acquisition!
Ethan Maxwell June 17, 2013 at 1:44 am:
Great acquisition !!!