Belle Epoque Platinum, Gold, Pinkish Orange Tourmaline, Diamond and Pearl Pendant with Chain. Of diamond-set garland motif, centering one pinkish orange heart-shaped tourmaline approximately 17.50 cts., within a modified diamond-shaped frame set with rose-cut diamonds, suspending one pearl, circa 1905.
"Kleines Diadem" a diamond tiara of the Thurn & Taxis family, early 1800s. Designed as a crescent of paired volutes and foliage, capped with detachable pear-shaped cluster drops, set throughout with cushion-shaped diamonds. Provenance: Therese, Duchess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. She married Erbprinz Carl Alexander von Thurn und Taxis, who succeeded his father as Fürst in 1805.