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  • Huguette Clark

    Huguette Clark was the daughter of the late Senator William A. Clark of Montana and a reclusive American heiress. She died in 2011 at the age of 104 with no direct descendents. Although the jewelry was valued between $9 million to $12 million, the collection went for just under $21 million.
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  • Heiress Huguette Clarks' Jewelry Auction

    Huguette Clark's New Caanan, Conn., estate, surrounded by 52 acres of land, is shown--though no one lived at the estate for over two decades.
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  • Huguette Clark

    This 19.86-carat colorless diamond ring has an estimated value of $2 million to $3 million. It was discovered in its orginal Cartier box from the 1920s.
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  • Huguette Clark

    This star piece of the collection, a cushion-cut 9-carat pink diamond by the French jeweler Dreicer & Co., sold for staggering $16 million. The stone's setting, circa 1910, indicates it once belonged to Huguette Clark's mother, Anna Eugenia La Chapelle, and was handed down to Clark.
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  • Huguette Clark

    This Cartier American Flag brooch made of diamond, ruby and sapphire has an estimated value of $30,000-$50,000.
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  • Huguette Clark

    An emerald and diamond bracelet by Cartier is a piece in the collection of American heiress Huguette Clark and will be up for auction on April 17 at Christie's New York. The piece is estimated to be worth between $50,000 and $70,000.
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  • Huguette Clark

    A nephrite, turquoise and onyx photo frame by Cartier will be among the items sold at the auction of Huguette Clark's jewelry collection.
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  • Huguette Clark

    This Cartier frame, made of onyx, turquoise and diamond, was personalized with the letter "A," to represent Huguette's older sister Andrée, who died of meningitis in 1919. The frame has an estimated value of $5,000-$7,000 but will not be sold with the photo of her sister as shown here.
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  • Huguette Clark

    This bi-colored gold jewelry will be sold at an auction of Huguette Clark's collection of jewelry at Christie's New York on April 17.
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  • Huguette Clark

    This Art Deco diamond and multi-gem charm bracelet, with charms made by Cartier, Circa 1925, is estimated to be worth $20,000-$30,000.
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  • Huguette Clark

    This Art Deco jade diamond and silk evening bag is just one piece in the Huguette Clark collection, which was estimated to have a total value of up to $12 million.
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