31 August 2016

Bejeweled Close-Ups: The Habsburg Peridot Parure

Joan Rivers wears the Habsburg Peridots in 2004 (Photo: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images)

As August draws to a close, let's have an up-close and personal look at the gemstones from one of the world's most magnificent suites of peridot jewels: the Habsburg Peridots. For the tumultuous ownership history of the set, read our earlier article over here. The super-close images below of the necklace and earrings are from the set's 2004 outing at the Golden Globes. Enjoy!



Photo: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images

Necklace detail


Photo: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images

Necklace detail


Photo: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images

Necklace detail


Photo: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images

Earring detail


Photo: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images

Necklace detail


Photo: Carlo Allegri/Getty Images

Necklace detail