Spectacular jewels worn by the Duchess of Newcastle to the 1937 coronation.
The enormous bow brooch was an wedding present to Florence Candy when she married with 17 years the futur Duke of Newcastle.
This brooch is a fine copy of Empress Eugènie's bowknot, which was sold at auction in 1887. The Duchess wore it on the Devonshire ball in 1897. This diamond stomacher brooch was sold in Geneva for $279 140.