British Royal Jewels - The Brazilian Aquamarine and Diamond Parure

British Royal Jewels - The Brazilian Aquamarine and Diamond Parure

Created for the first Duchess of Aosta by Musy. Now could be in possession of one of the daughters of the last King of Italy, Maria Gabriella of Savoy.http://www.angelfire.com/realm3/casasavoia/sixteen.html  Convertible to a necklace (See Off The Frame)

Created for the first Duchess of Aosta by Musy. Now could be in possession of one of the daughters of the last King of Italy, Maria Gabriella of Savoy.http://www.angelfire.com/realm3/casasavoia/sixteen.html Convertible to a necklace (See Off The Frame)

Lovely clear photo of the Musy tiara - Italian royal family - in its pearl rosette form

Lovely clear photo of the Musy tiara - Italian royal family - in its pearl rosette form

| QUEEN MARGHERITA'S MUSY TIARA | In 1904, news reached H.M. Queen Margherita of Italy (1851-1926), that her daughter-in-law H.M. Queen Elena of Italy, née Princess of Montenegro (1873-1952) had given birth to a son. The delighted Queen Mother decided to celebrate her grandson's birth with a new gem. She sent a few pieces from her existing personal jewel collection to the jeweler Musy to be crafted into a new diadem. She wore it for her new grandson's christening and for the rest of her…

| QUEEN MARGHERITA'S MUSY TIARA | In 1904, news reached H.M. Queen Margherita of Italy (1851-1926), that her daughter-in-law H.M. Queen Elena of Italy, née Princess of Montenegro (1873-1952) had given birth to a son. The delighted Queen Mother decided to celebrate her grandson's birth with a new gem. She sent a few pieces from her existing personal jewel collection to the jeweler Musy to be crafted into a new diadem. She wore it for her new grandson's christening and for the rest of her…

A multi gem-set tiara Of scrolling openwork design, composed of highly stylised repoussé acanthus leaves and floral motifs, decorated with cabochon amethysts and emeralds, the centre set with a rose-cut diamond and garnet cross and a synthetic ruby and paste cluster, on a band of stained freshwater cultured pearls, all gemstones in foiled closed-back settings, mounted in silver gilt, composite, height at tallest point approx. 8.5cm.

A multi gem-set tiara Of scrolling openwork design, composed of highly stylised repoussé acanthus leaves and floral motifs, decorated with cabochon amethysts and emeralds, the centre set with a rose-cut diamond and garnet cross and a synthetic ruby and paste cluster, on a band of stained freshwater cultured pearls, all gemstones in foiled closed-back settings, mounted in silver gilt, composite, height at tallest point approx. 8.5cm.

Milford Haven Tiara, United Kingdom (1890; made by Bolin; rubies, diamonds, gold). Made for Grand Duchess Sophie, wife of Grand Duke Michael Mikhailovich. http://adelina3.diary.ru/p184217497.htm?oam

Milford Haven Tiara, United Kingdom (1890; made by Bolin; rubies, diamonds, gold). Made for Grand Duchess Sophie, wife of Grand Duke Michael Mikhailovich. http://adelina3.diary.ru/p184217497.htm?oam

Queen Marie-Amélie's Sapphire, Diamond, and Pearl Tiara and Parure, France (1830; made by Bapst; sapphires, pearls, diamonds). More information here: http://orderofsplendor.blogspot.com/2013/07/tiara-thursday-two-french-sapphire.html

Queen Marie-Amélie's Sapphire, Diamond, and Pearl Tiara and Parure, France (1830; made by Bapst; sapphires, pearls, diamonds). More information here: http://orderofsplendor.blogspot.com/2013/07/tiara-thursday-two-french-sapphire.html

The emerald tiara (fourth from the top) did not belong to the Empress Eugenie.  It was made for a German princess from stones that possibly belonged to the empress.

The emerald tiara (fourth from the top) did not belong to the Empress Eugenie. It was made for a German princess from stones that possibly belonged to the empress.

Prezzi e Sconti: #Diademi e corone  ad Euro 13.90 in #Libri per bambini e ragazzi #Editoriale scienza

Prezzi e Sconti: #Diademi e corone ad Euro 13.90 in #Libri per bambini e ragazzi #Editoriale scienza

A garnet, gilt and seed pearl tiara,  Georgian. With mulitple gilt foliate scrolls set with garnets and pearls.

A garnet, gilt and seed pearl tiara, Georgian. With mulitple gilt foliate scrolls set with garnets and pearls.

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