DIAMOND TIARA, LATE 19TH CENTURY Designed as a foliate spray set with circular-cut and rose diamonds, the three flowers set en tremblent, fitted case, accompanied by three tiara frames, five hair pin fittings, four brooch pins and five original drawings depicting the various combinations for the jewels to be worn as a tiara, necklace, aigrette, brooches and corsage ornament, four small rose diamonds deficient.Other views this board.
Duchess Sophie in Bavaria, wearing the Bavarian Floral Tiara
HRH Crown Princess Azizah of Pahang, Malaysia, wearing the tiara.
Aigrette Frisson tiara. Briolette-cut, princess-cut, rose-cut and troida-cut diamonds are assembled as if floating on knife wire. The central naturalistic motif decorates a fine circle of white gold set with brilliants. Accoding to desire, feathers or ornaments may be added. It can be transformed into a brooch, a clip or a pendant. Unique piece. #Jewelry
Caroline de Guitaut, curator of a new exhibition at Buckingham Palace, in which jewels collected by six monarchs over three centuries will go on display to mark the Queen's Diamond jubilee this summer. They include Queen Victoria's Small Diamond Crown which was the most recognisable jewel of Queen Victoria's old age.