Rajmata Sahiba Gayatri Devi of Jaipur seen with Lady Pamela Hicks at a party in London in 1970 with some beautiful jewelry. The 'socialite' is in fact Lady Pamela Hicks younger daughter of Lord Mountbatten.
The magnificent 'Patiala Necklace' was part of the largest single commission that the French house of Cartier has ever executed. Completed in 1928 and restored in this piece of ceremonial jewellery contains diamonds and weighs almost one thousand carats.
First Lady Jackie Kennedy (R) in blue sheath dress and white gloves w. Maharani of Jaipur, Gayatri Devi at Polo Ground on a visit to India. Location: Jaipur, India Date taken: March 1962 Photographer: Art Rickerby