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This ruby an diamond parure worn by Empress Elisabeth of Austria is made of jewels that were once part of the collection of Marie Antoinette. The jewels had been sent to Vienna by Marie Antoinette for safekeeping in 1791 and were recovered by Marie Thérèse Charlotte upon her return to Vienna. Thérèse sold the jewels to the Austrian imperial family, who repurposed them.
The original jewels are now lost, although a replica was created for display at the Hofburg palace museum.

This ruby an diamond parure worn by Empress Elisabeth of Austria is made of jewels that were once part of the collection of Marie Antoinette. The jewels had been sent to Vienna by Marie Antoinette for safekeeping in 1791 and were recovered by Marie Thérèse Charlotte upon her return to Vienna. Thérèse sold the jewels to the Austrian imperial family, who repurposed them.

The original jewels are now lost, although a replica was created for display at the Hofburg palace museum.

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