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Imperial French tiara that once had emeralds.  They have been replaced by turquoise.

This diamond and Persian turquoise studded crown jewelry was a wedding gift from Napoleon to his bride Empress Marie-Louise. The crown originally contained emeralds instead of Persian turquoise.

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.

1810-1820 French or Italian with a central motif of a peacock displaying its fanned tail, flanked by flower and leaf sprays. Contains turquoises and multi-coloured pastes in a pinchback setting.

French or Italian tiara with a central motif of a peacock displaying its fanned tail, flanked by flower and leaf sprays. Contains turquoise and multi-colored pastes in a pinchback setting.

Above is the emerald and diamond tiara of Marie-Thérèse-Charlotte, the Duchess of Angoulême.  Through several peculiar quirks of fate it is one of the few crown jewels of France to remain unaltered…

The Tiara of Marie-Thérèse

The tiara of Marie-Therese the only living child of Marie-Antoinette & Louis XVI. It is a beautiful Emerald & diamond tiara in a symmetrical design of scrolling foliage, mounted w/over 1000 diamonds set in silver, & 40 emeralds set in gold.

This wedding present from Emperor Napoleon I to Empress Marie Louise his second wife Originally, was fitted with 79 emeralds and the current 1000 diamonds that total 700 carats Altered in 1952 by Van Cleef and Arpels who replaced the emeralds with Persian turquoise, set in both silver and gold metal These jewelers obtained the crown from Hapsburg relatives of Empress Marie Lousie and sold the turquoise tiara to Marjorie Merriweather Post who gave it to the Smithsonian Institution in 1971

This wedding present from Emperor Napoleon I to Empress Marie Louise his second wife Originally, was fitted with 79 emeralds and the current 1000 diamonds that total 700 carats Altered in 1952 by Van Cleef and Arpels who replaced the emeralds with Persia

Katheryn Howard's Crown

Antique Late 1800 French Mercury Glass Crown via Etsy. I want to wear this to work;

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

Tower of London: Facts & History

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

danish crown jewels the symbols of the monarchy consist of the crown ...

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

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.

Tsarina Alexandra Fedorovna Romanov crown.  This looks like a star burst.

Beauty Pageant Rhinestone Queen Tsarina Alexandra Fedorovna Gold Romanov Contoured Crown This is an incredible replica of the crown used by ALEXANDRA FEDOROVNA the empress of Russia from the ROMANOV D

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