|The Mike Todd Tiara|
|More gifts from Todd: Diamond earrings, and a ruby set from Cartier|
Video: Taylor in the tiara at the Oscars with Mike Todd. At the end, footage from his funeral is shown.The Taylor jewelry collection was auctioned after her death, with a portion of the proceeds going towards her AIDS foundation. The now-famous auction was held in December 2011, and included the Mike Todd Diamond Tiara. It carried an estimated price of just $60,000 - $80,000, but bidders were enthusiastic throughout the sale and in the end the tiara sold for $4,226,500. Its current whereabouts are unknown.
Would you have sprung for this tiara? Assuming you had a few spare million sitting around, of course...