Trinket Tuesday: Empress Josephine’s Pearl Earrings

Trinket Tuesday

For today’s Trinket Tuesday, we return to the Louvre to admire the pear-shaped pearl and diamond earrings that once belonged to Empress Josephine. The earrings are beautiful and definitly something I’d wear today.

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The museum acquired the pearl earrings in 1973. Today they are part of the permanent collection. For those who want to feel like an empress, the gift shop sells replicas!!