Maria Victoria al Pozzo della Cisterna

Queen of Spain’s tiara up for auction

A tiara belonging to Italy’s royal family will be one of the highlights at a Sotheby’s auctions in Geneva next week. The tiara was a wedding gift to Maria Vittoria dal Pozzo from her father upon her marriage in 1867 to Amadeo, Duke of Aosta, who later became king of Spain. It features graduated scroll motifs [read more]