Marilyn’s Pearls Coming to the V&A

The Mikimoto pearls given to Marilyn by Joe DiMaggio on their Japanese honeymoon in 1954 will feature in ‘Pearls’, a ¬†new exhibition opening at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum in September, reports¬†Professional Jeweller.

With typical generosity, Marilyn gave the pearls to Paula Strasberg after the DiMaggios divorced. The pearls were returned to Mikimoto in 1998.

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