Marie Antoinette’s jewellery on display in Dubai before auction

Jewels once belonging to Queen Marie Antoinette of France are seen at Sotheby's in Dubai, UAE, October 9, 2018. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

DUBAI (Reuters) – Held in private collections for more than 200 years, jewellery that once belonged to France’s ill-fated Queen Marie Antoinette has gone on display in Dubai ahead of its planned auction in Geneva next month. Described by British auction house Sotheby’s as “one of the most important royal jewellery collections ever to come […]

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