July 5, 2012

Austen Auction

O.M.G. Is anyone in the mood to shop for me? Does anyone have an extra $50,000 burning a hole in their pocket? 

This ring, once belonging to Jane Austen, is going up for auction at Sothebys. I can almost envision this on my finger...sigh.


5 comments:

  1. $50,000 - if only! Thank you for visiting my blog http://marchhousebookscom.blogspot.co.uk/ earlier today. I like your blog very much – maybe we should follow each other with Google friend connect? I will if you will!

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  2. Thank you Barbara, I will do that for sure! In fact, I think I already am but I'll go check ;)

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  3. Wow expensive! I do not know much about the value of Jewelry. I wonder, does that fact that it was once owned by Jane Austen make it more valuable and if so how much.

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  4. I'm pretty sure that's the only value, that it once belonged to Jane Austen. It was passed down through her family. Boy would I love to get my hands on that! I'm a giant fan of hers, as are so many folks.

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