Deborah Kerr Was Hollywood’s Gem

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Deborah Kerr was a phenomanal actress.  She starred in memorable roles in such films as The King and I and An Affair To Remember.  She also had some stunning pieces of jewellery.

Deborah Kerr is wearing a mid 19th century gold and turquoise demi-parure necklace by Storr and Mortimer.  This 1840 treasure is a gold snake-link chain which has collet mounted cabochon turquoise stones set in its entirety at regular intervals.  It also has a detachable tied ribbon-bow pendant/brooch with a swing drop.  The necklace is 117.0cm. long.  The pendant/brooch length is 6.5cm long (including swing drop).

In 2008, it was auctioned at Bonhams of London.  It sold for CDN $10,052.

 

deborah kerr turquois chain