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Chrisitie’s auctions Elizabeth Taylor’s Diamond Ring

According to, the 33.19-carat Asscher-cut D color potentially flawless “Elizabeth Taylor Diamond” ring that Taylor wore nearly every day sold for $8.8 million last night. This was well above the $2.5 million to $3.5 million estimate. The diamond set on a ring was a gift from her husband, Richard Burton. The celebrated actor gave her the ring on May 16, 1968. It was considered the most iconic of her white diamonds.

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  • December 21, 2011 - 3:29 pm

    Malaysia Wedding Guide - Everyone knows the glamorous side of Elizabeth Taylor. You see it everywhere. But how many of us really knew that she was a relentless crusader and Aids activist? For those who were lucky enough to know her she devoted consistent and generous humanitarian time, advocacy efforts, and funding to HIV and AIDS related projects and charities. She hopped on board as one of the first celebrities to bring about awareness at a time when few acknowledged the disease of AIDS. She was instrumental in organizing and hosting the first AIDS fundraiser in 1984 to benefit AIDS Project Los Angeles. But, it didn’t stop there…ReplyCancel

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