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The aquamarine and diamond tiara of Queen Elizabeth II. A diamond and pear-shaped amethyst tiara by Cartier. A diamond and peri.

Diadem of the Duchess of Angoulême. Gold, gilt silver, 40 emeralds and 1031 diamonds. Made in Paris in 1819-1820 to match an emerald necklace made by Paul-Nicolas Menière in 1814.

Diadem/Tiara of the Duchess of Angoulême Marie Thérèse of France. Gold, gilt silver, 40 emeralds and 1031 diamonds. Made in Paris in to match an emerald necklace made by Paul-Nicolas Menière in (Louvre)

The oldest surviving crown of an English queen, 1370-80. Gold, enamel, sapphires, rubies, emeralds, diamonds, pearls. Recorded in England in a list of jewels and plate drawn up in 1399. Probably belonged to King Edward III or Anne of Bohemia, the wife of King Richard II, who was deposed that year by Henry IV. Henry's daughter, Princess Blanche, married the Palatine Elector Ludwig III in 1402 and the crown passed to the Palatine Treasury in Heidelberg as part of her dowry.

The oldest surviving crown of an English queen, Probably belonged to Anne of Bohemia, wife of Richard II, who was deposed by Henry IV.

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Antique Amethyst Tiara, set with nine cushion-cut amethysts graduating in size, framed by burr motifs, with circular-cut amethyst accents, within an elaborate scrolling gold mount.

Emerald and diamond tiara worn by the tsarina of Russia.

Russian Jewels: the Colombian Tiara - c. Emerald and Diamond tiara of Empress Alexandra Feodorovna by the Russian jeweler Bolin.

Tiara of Archduchess Margarethe Klementine Maria of Austria.

A large diamond tiara belonging to the Thurn und Taxis family, known as the Empire Tiara. Designed as a series of large diamond clusters, some ontop of each other, others topped with honeysuckle motfis.

Westminster Kokoshnik Tiara; c. 1911, made by Chaumet in Paris, France. Blue Enamel. Purchased by the Duke of Westminster for his wife Constance Cornwallis-West.

Russian Kokoshnik Enamel tiara of the Dukes of Westminster; ~ an unusual tiara made of forget-me-not flowers of diamonds and jewels on a background of transparent blue enamel - set in platinum - (by Chaumet, Paris).

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Stunning Russian Imperial Dynasty Crown set on platinum look high quality metal. It features hundreds of imported European crystals, simulating diamonds and aquamarines.

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As promised, today we look at one of the more wearable crown jewel sets: the Danish emerald parure. The Danish Emerald Parure Tiara An.


Sapphire & Diamond tiara Modified many times, but originally belonged to Queen Hortense of Denmark, the daughter of Empress Josephine by her first marriage. Later belonged to Queen Marie-Amelie. Part of the French Crown Jewels.

This version of the Imperial State Crown was worn by George V and is now housed in the Tower of London.<br />

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The Imperial State Crown of Great Britain, Tower of London. It incorporates the "Black Prince's Ruby", a 140 ct. This image of the crown was taken prior to the 1953 coronation, when the crown was modified for Queen Elizabeth II

Count Alexander von Beregshasy Crown - Bettie Girls Fashion Blog.

The Crystal Ice Queen Crown~♡~ Count Alexander von Beregshasy was a aesthete and jeweller who devoted his life to recreating the baubles worn by Europe's crowned princesses, which he sold from a twinkling petit palais in Camden Passage.

The Vladimir Tiara, Russia, c.1890 Made for Grand Duchess Vladimir, aunt of the last Russian Tsar Nicholas II, the tiara was smuggled out of Russia during the Revolution by a British diplomat. In 1921 it was sold by the Grand Duchess’s daughter, Princess Nicholas of Greece, to Queen Mary, who adapted the tiara to take fifteen of the celebrated Cambridge emeralds as an alternative to the original pearls. The tiara was inherited by The Queen from her grandmother Queen Mary in 1953.

Vladimir Tiara with pearls, Russia, made for Grand Duchess Vladimir. Sold in 1921 to Queen Mary of England who adapted it to take 15 of the celebrated Cambridge emeralds.