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A Portrait of Jewels Andrew Prince Wednesday 13 November 2019

 

Have you ever wondered about the backstory to many of the most famous pieces of jewellery in history?

Hear about the wonderful pearls that once belonged to Catherine De Medici and a spectacular diamond that belonged to King Charles I, later worn by Marie Antoinette and eventually belonging to a British member of parliament!

 Jewel hunting has never been more fascinating.