SS: i went to find out who brooke astor was since i never heard of her. apparently she is the daughter and grand daughter of someone who is famous for something through the years .

This undated photo provided by Sotheby’s shows a gold, a colored diamond, coral and ruby lion brooch that belonged to the late philanthropist Brooke Astor. Sotheby’s said the piece will be offered at a New York auction of the late philanthropist’s personal items which will include some 800 items to be offered Sept. 24-25 from Astor’s Park Avenue duplex and her stone manor in Westchester. (AP Photo/Sotheby’s)

This undated photo provided by Sotheby’s shows an emerald and diamond ring and necklace that belonged to the late philanthropist Brooke Astor. Sotheby’s said the set will be offered at a New York auction of the late philanthropist’s personal items which will include some 800 items to be offered Sept. 24-25 from Astor’s Park Avenue duplex and her stone manor in Westchester. (AP Photo/Sotheby’s)