People have used jewelry as a symbol of adornment and wealth since the dawn of time. Ever since people realized how much they enjoy wearing shiny metals and stones on their person, the price of said items has been constantly rising. Some pieces of jewelry, however, are more expensive than others. Either by virtue of rarity, size, or the amount of work that was put into making them. Let us then take a look at ten of the most expensive jewelry in the world today.
9Marie Antoinette Necklace by De Beers
De Beers is a really common name in the diamond industry. This particular Antoinette necklace piece weighs in at 181 carats of diamonds. The stones on this masterpiece are differently colored with a leading pink stone in the center top and yellow stones directly underneath it to complete the seamless piece. It has a vintage feel about it and it is definitely laid out for royalty. At a price of $3.7 million, this necklace makes it on this exclusive list and rightfully so.