BEIJING, Sept. 19 -- A collection of the late Hollywood star Elizabeth Taylor's jewelry and dresses is on display in Moscow this week. The memorial exhibition is the first stop of a three-month global tour ahead of an auction scheduled for New York in December. The only stop in East Asia is Hongkong.
Elizabeth Taylor was a renowned Oscar-winning actress during Hollywood's "Golden Age." She died of congestive heart failure at the age of 79 in March of this year. 16 more images after the jump.
The exhibition includes a total of nineteen pieces of Taylor's jewelry, such as a sapphire and diamond brooch estimated at 1.5 to two million US dollars. Christie's auction house currently has the collection on display in Moscow.