Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton, 39, were given stunning engagement rings before they married into the Royal Family. While both jewels could fetch
Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton, 39, were given stunning engagement rings before they married into the Royal Family. While both jewels could fetch a fortune, Grace Kelly’s ring was worth much more, a study revealed.
The jewel was followed by Jackie Kennedy Onassis, whose ring from Aristotle Onassis was estimated to be worth £14,645,860, and Mariah Carey and her £8,167,645 diamond from James Packer.
While Kate and Meghan missed out on a spot in the top 10, their wedding rings were still given a huge valuation.
The Duchess of Cambridge’s sapphire and diamond ring from Prince William was valued at more than £400,000.
Meghan’s bespoke jewel from Prince Harry was given a hefty price tag of around £167,000.
Most expensive celebrity rings
1. Grace Kelly – £29,260,241
2. Jackie Kennedy Onassis – £14,645,860
3. Mariah Carey – £8,167,645
4. Anna Kournikova – £5,603,799
5. Paris Hilton – £4,717,549
6. Beyoncé – £4,552,403
7. Vanessa Bryant – £4,261,504
8. Jennifer Lopez (from Marc Anthony) – £4,150,962
9. Jennifer Lopez (from Alex Rodriguez) – £3,833,832
10. Kim Kardashian – £3,365,929
Commenting on the ring, experts at jewellers Joshua James stated: “Kate’s engagement ring is incredibly famous, known for sparking a huge increase in sales of sapphire engagement rings back in 2010.
“It features a 12-carat oval sapphire set in 18k white gold, surrounded by 14 solitaire diamonds.”
Meghan was given a trilogy ring designed by Prince Harry which featured diamonds from Princess Diana’s collection.
The piece was redesigned after their wedding and the gold band was replaced by a delicate diamond-studded band.