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Elizabeth Taylor's "La Peregrina" is an early 16th century pearl, ruby and diamond necklace by Cartier, that was gift from Richard Burton, is estimated at $2,000,000 - $3,000,000. It is shown in this photographed at Christie's, in New York, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2001. Christie’s auction house is selling her complete jewelry collection in New York on Dec. 13-14. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Elizabeth Taylor auction sets records

The allure of owning a piece of Elizabeth Taylor's glamour drove prices sky high at a 2011 auction of the Hollywood legend's haute couture and jewelry.