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This is the rare Lady Di's jewel that Kim Kardashian bought

By Lucía Murphy

This is the rare Lady Di's jewel that Kim Kardashian bought

Kim Kardashian grow up her jewel iconic collection

Kim Kardashian just added to her jewel collection an incredible fine piece that was worn by the people's princess, Lady Di. Sources confirm that Kim is honored to own this jewel because SKIMS founder collection she collected pieces were worn or owned by strong, iconic women that inspires her.

Kim purchased the jewel, a diamond encrusted amethyst Attallah cross pendant,  at Sotheby’s annual Royal & Noble auction for $197,453 within the last five minutes. 
 

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Princess Diana has been well known for her charity activism, just like participating in gala organizations that support humanitarian work. The jewel, a big square cut amethysts accented by circula- cut diamonds was donned on multiple occasions.
 

The story behind Lady Di’s jewel

According to a press release issued by Sotheby's, the ornament  was designed by court jewelers Garrard, in the 1920s. It was later bought by the late Naim Attallah CBE, the former group chief executive of Asprey & Garrard who often loaned the one-of-a-kind gem to Princess Diana, in the 1980s.
Also, the cross was only ever worn by the Princes and after her death it hasnt’ been seen in public until now. Finally Sotheby’s declared that Princess Diana has a close relationship with the jeweler  that she  selected her engagement ring from the house in 1981.
 

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