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Romanov Jewels Smuggled Out of Russia During the 1917 Revolution Sell for $885,000 at Sotheby's in Geneva

Romanov Jewels Smuggled Out of Russia for Safekeeping  During the 1917 Revolution Sell for $885,000 at Sotheby’s in Geneva GENEVA, 10 November 2021 — Moments ago, at Sotheby’s in Geneva, a sapphire and diamond brooch and matching ear clips, smuggled out of Russia for safekeeping during the 1917 revolution, sold for 806,500 CHF / $850,000  (est. …