Austrian Imperial Crown The Crown of Rudolf II, later Crown of the Austrian Empire (made by Jan Vermeyen in Prague in It is made of pure gold. Partially enameled and studded with diamonds, rubies, sapphires, pearls and cushioned with velvet.
Queen Mary's Crown, shown without the arches. Made by Garrard & Co., this crown used to contain the Koh-i-Noor diamond as well as the Cullinan III and IV. The diamonds were replaced by crystal models in
The crown is recorded in England in a list of jewels and plate drawn up in It probably belonged to King Edward III or Anne of Bohemia, the wife of King Richard II, who was deposed that year by Henry IV.
The Small Imperial Crown of Russia - This silver & diamond crown was created in 1856 by Russian Court Jewelers for Alexander II's wife, Maria Alexandrovna, who later presented it to her beloved daughter-in-law Dagmar-Minnie-Marie Feodorovna.
thepracticalgemologist: “ The Dutch sapphire tiara. It includes 655 South African diamonds, now set in platinum. The 33 sapphires are nestled at the bottom of the diadem. Adding to the sparkle factor,.
Tiara Cartier London, 1937 Platinum, round old-cut diamonds, oval and fancy-cut aquamarines In 1937 Cartier London received orders for no fewer than twenty-seven tiaras, most of them to be worn at the coronation of King George VI in May of that year.
(UK) Queen Mary’s diamond tiara is decorated with a graduated frieze of styled honeysuckle. The central ornament is made to be detachable. It was made before or during Febuary HRH Princess Alice – Duchess of Gloucester was given the tiara by Queen Mary.