Auction Name: 2021 May 1 - 2 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction - Dallas
Lot Number: 89031
Shortcut to Lot: HA.com/7238-89031
Greta Garbo Owned Faux Pearl Necklace. A necklace personally owned by the film screen legend, born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson. It is comprised of 7.5 mm simulated pearl beads and measures 24" in length.
Comes with LOP from the daughter of a personal friend of Garbo's named Lovisa Malmstrom, who attended the Royal Dramatic Theatre's acting school) during the 1920s with Garbo. The LOP states in part, "They kept in touch for many years and my mother visited Greta in New York numerous times" and "Over the years, my mother received various gifts from Greta Garbo which belonged to her, which were then inherited by me." The LOP was written in Swedish and then translated into English.
In Very Good Plus condition with some very light wear. Housed in a red jewelry box from GWS Auctions. Comes with a printout of Garbo for display purposes only. COA from Heritage Auctions.