The World Famous Crown Jewels Of England At The Tower of London.The Imperial State Crown (1937) is worn by the Queen at each State Opening of Parliament. One of the youngest crowns in the collection, it holds a number of much older gems. The crown was remade in 1937 after the previous frame weakened under the weight of the gemstones.

The Imperial State Crown is worn by the Queen at each State Opening of Parliament. One of the youngest crowns in the collection.

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Tower of London, London, England

CROWNS~The British Crown Jewels are a symbol of monarchy for the British people. They have been used by Kings and Queens since 1661 or earlier.

One of two surviving crowns of this period. This belonged to Princess Margaret, daughter of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville.

Crown of Princess Margaret of York, sister of Edward IV & wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy. One of 2 English crown that survive from the medieval period. Via Irish Archaeology FB

Crown of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother.  Google Image Result for http://images.tribe.net/tribe/upload/photo/764/b8a/764b8ac8-447f-4a31-94b7-de2df44bad5a

British Crown Jewels: The Crown of Queen Consort Elizabeth by Gerrard & Co. The Queen Mother wore it with the arches removed at her daughter's coronation in

The Stewart Sapphire, which had been owned by the Royal House of Scotland for centuries, was also given to George III. The original owner of the sapphire was reputed to have been King Alexander II of Scotland, who had it  set into his crown for his coronation in 1214.  Edward I of England took the sapphire along with the Stone of Scone in 1296, during his invasion of Scotland. His grandson, King Edward III,  later returned the jewel to his brother-in-law David II of Scotland.

The Stewart Sapphire, which had been owned by the Royal House of Scotland for centuries, was given to George III. The original owner of the sapphire was reputed to have been King Alexander II of Scotland, who had it set in the crown for his coronation in

Diamond Diadem, 1820  the crown of George IV, worn by the queen for the opening of parliament, a beautiful crown  in the medieval style.

The George IV State Diadem. Made by Rundell, Bridge & Rundell in The Queen wears it to and from each State Opening of Parliament and for official portraits.

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The British Crown Jewels have been kept in the Tower of London since 1303, protected by armed guards and never leave their location. The Crown Jewels, which are part of the Royal Collection, are displayed to millions of visitors every year, guarded by Yeomen Warders ('Beefeaters') in the Tower of London, England, UK

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Any visit to London requires a visit to the Tower of London, the Jewel House to see the English Crown Jewels. There you will find the Royal Regalia as used on Royal occasions by HM the Queen. There are also Royal jewels of past monarchs.

The crown of Queen Alexandra was a new consort crown, whose style was more akin to the European royal crowns, than the standard style of the British crowns. The arches were detachable, which like the crown of Queen Elizabeth, meant the crown could be worn as a circlet.

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The crown of Queen Alexandra was a new consort crown, whose style was more akin to the European royal crowns, than the standard style of the British crowns. The arches were detachable, which like the crown of Queen Elizabeth, meant the crown could be worn

British Crown Jewels:  The Queen Consort's ring set with a large ruby, weighs 50.15 carats. The large ruby is surrounded by 14 round brilliant diamonds and set with rubies on the yellow gold shank. The ring was originally made in 1831 for Queen Adelaide at the coronation of her husband in 1831.

British Crown Jewels: The Queen Consorts ring set with a large ruby weighs carats. The large ruby is surrounded by 14 round brilliant diamonds and set with rubies The ring was originally made in 1831 for Queen Adelaide at the coronation of her husband in

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Queen Elizabeth Jewelry Collection : KING GEORGE SAPPHIRE SUITE A tiara was commissioned by the Queen herself to go with this set of earrings, pendant and necklace given to her by her father as a wedding present. The original suite was created in bu

St Edwards Crown is the most important of all the crown jewels. It is with this crown that the monarch is crowned at the ceremony of the coronation. The original crown was melted down during Oliver Cromwell’s rule. When the monarchy was restored on 29th May, 1660, new regalia had to be made before there could be a coronation. A copy was instructed to be made, to be traditionally used at the actual moment of crowning, but never worn again during the reign. The crown is made of solid gold.

St Edward’s Crown St Edward's Crown This crown is one of the most important of all the Crown Jewels. It is the crown which is used at the moment of coronation.

1661 St. Edward's Crown was refurbished for Charles II's coronation from an old crown. The gold may have come from Edward the Confessor's crown.

Edwards Crown of the British Crown Regalia. This is the Crown the sovereign is crowned with. They are later presented to the public in the Imperial Crown.

Queen Elizabeth’s ruby and diamond earrings formerly belonging to Queen Mary, and the ruby and diamond necklace was given to the Queen by her parents as a wedding gift.

British Royal Jewels - Ruby and Diamond Necklace Formerly belonged to Queen Mary and was given to Queen Elizabeth II by her parents as a wedding gift

The British Imperial State Crown is the most magnificent of all the Crown Regalia. It was made in 1838 for the coronation of Queen Victoria, and then altered for the coronation of George VI in 1937 and Elizabeth II in 1953. It replaced the crown of St. Edward on the head of the ruler immediately after the coronation. Although the crown is modern in design it is set with very ancient gems.

The British Imperial State Crown is the most magnificent of all the Crown Regalia. It was made in 1838 for the coronation of Queen Victoria, and then altered for the coronation of George VI in 1937 and Elizabeth II in It replaced the crown of St.

St Edward’s Crown was made in 1661 for the coronation of Charles II, because the original Crown Jewels had been melted down by Oliver Cromwell. It takes it’s name from the crown of Edward the Confessor that was used to crown the monarchs from William I to King John.

British Crown Jewels: St Edward's Crown is the official coronation crown, used at the actual moment of crowning when the Archbishop of Canterbury places it on the head of the new sovereign in Westminster Abbey.

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