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Lecture: The Merriweather Post Collection of Gems and Jewelry

October 5, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Supported by stunning visuals, Executive Director Kate Markert provides new insights into Post’s unique collection through pieces from world-renowned firms such as Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, and Harry Winston, chic jewels from boutique firms David Webb and Verdura as well as an impressive ensemble of historical pieces, among them the Empress Marie Louise diadem and the earrings reputedly worn by Marie Antoinette on the eve of the French Revolution.

Part of the Spectacular lecture series.

Series Pricing: $80, $40 Member, $28 Student; Individual Lecture Pricing: $20, $10 Member, $7 Student

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Date:
October 5, 2017
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Hillwood Museum
4155 Linnean Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Phone:
202-686-5807