Jackie Kennedy's Pearls To Be Auctioned By Bonhams, Estimated At $47,000 (PHOTOS)

08/03/2010 08:06 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

A three-strand simulated pearl necklace belonging to Jacqueline Kennedy will be auctioned off as part of Bonham's "Pioneers of Popular Culture" Sale on August 15. According to Bonhams, the "champagne-colored 'pearls' with an 'emerald' and 'diamond' sterling silver clasp" necklace is estimated at $39,300 to $47,200. Jackie wore it in the early 1960s. Take a look:

Here is an image from Nov. 7, 1961 of the Kennedys with India's Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru and his daughter, Indira Gandhi. We think Jackie is wearing the pearls in question.