Hall Necklace Donated to SI

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Summary

A necklace of 42 cushion-shaped, soft blue sapphires weighing almost 209 carats and embellished with more than 500 diamonds weighing close to 100 carats, is given to the Smithsonian by Evelyn Annenberg Hall.

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Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Torch, 12/1978, p. 4

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

December, 1978

Topic

  • Gems
  • Jewelry
  • Gifts
  • Hall, Evelyn Annenberg

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