Elizabeth Taylor

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  • Correction: Elizabeth Taylor Auction story

    In a story Dec. 14 about an auction of jewelry owned by Elizabeth Taylor, The Associated Press erroneously reported how Taylor obtained the pearl, diamond and ruby necklace known as "La Peregrina." Richard Burton bought the pearl known as "La Peregrina" for Taylor in 1969; the necklace containing the pearl was made later and also became known as "La Peregrina."


  • "La Peregrina," an early 16th century pearl, ruby and diamond necklace. a gift from Richard Burton to Elizabeth Taylor in 1969, sold at an auction this week of Taylor's jewelry for $18.8 million. (Associated Press)

    Taking Names: Taylor's jewelry sells for $115M

    Elizabeth Taylor's jewelry collection fetched a record-setting $115 million — including more than $11.8 million for a pearl necklace and more than $8.8 million for a diamond ring given to her by Richard Burton — at an auction of gems and other memorabilia amassed by the late actress.


  • Warhol painting of Taylor fetches $662K in NY

    An Andy Warhol painting of Elizabeth Taylor sold for over $662,000 at auction in New York.


  • Taylor's ring from Burton fetches $8.8M in NY

    A 33.19-carat diamond ring given to Elizabeth Taylor by actor Richard Burton, whom she married twice, sold for $8,818,500 at an auction of gems, fabulous clothes, accessories and memorabilia amassed by the late actress.


  • Elizabeth Taylor's jewelry sells for $115 million

    Elizabeth Taylor's jewelry collection fetched a record-setting $115 million _ including more than $11.8 million for a pearl necklace and more than $8.8 million for a diamond ring given to her by Richard Burton _ at an auction of gems and other memorabilia amassed by the late actress.


  • Elizabeth Taylor's jewelry, art up for sale in NYC

    The glittering gems, fabulous clothes, accessories and memorabilia amassed by Elizabeth Taylor are up for sale _ but any would-be buyers had better have some deep pockets.


  • Online-only portion added to Liz Taylor auction

    Christie's auction house has added a special online-only component to its upcoming Elizabeth Taylor sale that will feature 950 items, with pre-sale estimates ranging from $100-$200 for an art deco bracelet to $10,000 for a white gold and diamond necklace.


  • Elizabeth Taylor won a best-actress Oscar for her work in the film "Butterfield 8." (AP Photo/File)

    400 attend private memorial service for Taylor

    Colin Farrell, Michael Caine and Elton John joined family and friends of Elizabeth Taylor at a private memorial service for the Oscar-winning star.


  • Elizabeth Taylor's iconic jewels coming to auction

    Elizabeth Taylor dazzled the world with her luminous beauty, lavish lifestyle _ and an unquenchable passion for diamonds and jewels that was fueled by the great loves of her life.


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