British Crown Jewels

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The "lost tiara" that Princess Alice wore to King Edward VII's wedding. This tiara is made by Köchert, called the "Byzantine" diadem, with its diamonds and pearls, won for Köchert the first prize for jewelery at the World Exhibition. Royal Crown Jewels, Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Royal Jewelry, Tiaras And Crowns, Princess Alice, Queen Alice, Princess Elizabeth, Mode Costume
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"The present enshrines the past"

Photograph of Queen Victoria & Prince Albert with their daughter Victoria, Princess Royal, on her wedding day ~ 25 January 1858 [Copyright 1994 Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II]

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Grandchild of Queen Victoria - Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone . Longest-lived Princess of the Blood Royal of the British Royal Family & the last surviving grandchild of Queen Victoria. Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Reine Victoria, Queen Victoria, Princess Victoria, Charles Edward, Prince Albert, Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth
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The Jacobin breed of domestic pigeon has an amazing neck-ruff. I'm from California and I've seen pigeons. That is not a pigeon. Kinds Of Birds, All Birds, Love Birds, Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Vida Animal, Mundo Animal, Exotic Birds

Darwin’s Pigeons, in All Their Genetic Variety

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Another photo Wildcard 5 Diamond Tiara of Strawberry Leaves. Once set with rubies. Queen Victoria left it to her daughter, Princess Beatrice of Battenberg. Royal Crown Jewels, Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Royal Jewelry, Tiaras And Crowns, Cartier, Strawberry Leaves, Diamond Tiara, Circlet

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Today's photo is Frosty Holly.

 The crown jewels, part of the Royal Collection, are powerful symbols of the British Monarchy. The crown, made by Gerrard & Co, used to contain the Koh-i-Noor diamond as well as the Cullinan III and the Cullinan IV. British Crown Jewels, Royal Crown Jewels, Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Royal Jewelry, Tiaras And Crowns, Jewellery, Bling Jewelry, Jewelry Accessories
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Garrard & Co - Queen Marys Crown

The crown is composed of a silver frame, lined with gold, and set with 2,200 diamonds, mainly brilliant-cut, with some rose-cut. The crown has an openwork band, set at the front with a detachable rock crystal replica of the diamond, Cullinan IV, a large cushion-shaped stone, and a frieze of quatrefoils and rosettes, each with a large brilliant in the centre, surrounded by smaller stones, between borders composed of single rows of brilliants. Above the band are four crosses-pattée and four…

Swedish royals: Crown Princess Victoria, Madeleine and Sofia sparkle in tiaras at Nobel Prize gala - HELLO! Princess Victoria Of Sweden, Crown Princess Victoria, Crown Princess Mary, Princess Madeleine, Princess Sofia, Princess Crowns, Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Tiaras And Crowns
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The Connaught Diamond Tiara

Princess Madeleine wears the Connaught Diamond Tiara (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images) Delicate, antique, and sentimental: the diamond drop tiara of the Swedish royal family has to be one of the most lovely tiaras in a royal collection today. The tiara came to Sweden in 1905 with the country’s new princess, Margaret of Connaught, and has been worn by women in each generation since. Image: The Grand Ladies Site Margaret received the tiara as a wedding present from her parents, the…

CROWN~Queen Elizabeth II, wearing her great grandmother's diamond kokoshnic.Princess Alexandra's diamond kokoshnic passed onto Queen Elizabeth II in Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Tiaras And Crowns, Reine Victoria, Queen Victoria, Windsor, God Save The Queen, Prinz Philip, Die Queen
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Queen Elizabeth II, wearing Queen Alexandra's diamond kokoshnick tiara & amethysts.

The Ruby Lotus Tiara is technically a coronet. Bolin is responsible for making this beautiful convertible coronet. The tiara can also be worn as 3 brooches or anything in between. There is also a parure. Royal Crown Jewels, Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Royal Jewelry, Tiaras And Crowns, Ruby Jewelry, Family Jewels, Circlet, Bridal Gifts

Russian Royal tiara

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Princess Alexandra of Kent wearing the Olgilvy Tiara. The centers of the flowers can be worn with Diamond, Turquoise, Sapphire stones or Pearls. Royal Crown Jewels, Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Royal Jewelry, Tiaras And Crowns, Princesa Real, Casa Real, Royal House, Royal Life
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A late belle epoque tiara, circa Worn by Tanya, Baroness of Bruntisfield to the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in Designed as a series of seven foliate pinnacles, each topped with an upright, pear-shaped pearl. Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Crown Royal, Tiaras And Crowns, British Nobility, Court Dresses, Royal Queen, Elisabeth, National Portrait Gallery
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Tania (née Kolin), Lady Bruntisfield - National Portrait Gallery

Baroness Bruntisfield wearing the Bruntisfield Tiara, United Kingdom (pearls…

Queen Elizabeth II Receiving A Posy Whilst Attending A Royal Gala At The Wales Millennium Centre In Cardiff. (Photo by Tim Graham Picture Library/Getty Images) English Royal Family, British Royal Families, Elizabeth Philip, Queen Elizabeth Ii, Queen Mary, Elizabeth Taylor, Hm The Queen, Her Majesty The Queen, Windsor
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The Queen's glorious necklaces all have fascinating stories to tell

Her Majesty’s necklace collection is among the finest in the world - and she is rarely seen without diamonds or gemstones decorating her decolletage.

Diamond necklace worn by Princess Diana to the ballet just two months before her death goes on sale for million Lady Diana, Princess Diana Jewelry, Princess Kate, Diana Spencer, Royal Jewelry, Fine Jewelry, Jewelry Rings, Princess Diana Pictures, Crown Jewels
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Sandra Paul modelling a lapis turquoise diamond necklace with...

Sandra Paul modelling a lapis turquoise diamond necklace with matching ring, ear-clips and pendant at the opening of jewellery designer David Morris' showroom in Mayfair, 21st May 1969. The set is...

Princess Victoria, , one of the three daughters of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Princesa Victoria, Reine Victoria, Queen Victoria, Victoria Secret, Belle Epoque, Alexandra Of Denmark, Oldschool, Edwardian Fashion, Edwardian Gowns
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1969 HM Queen Elizabeth had this tiara commissioned in 1963 to match a sapphire suite that was given to her as HRH Princess Elizabeth by her father HM King George VI on the occasion of her marriage to Prince Philip in Elizabeth Ii, Queen Elizabeth Tiaras, Hm The Queen, Royal Queen, Her Majesty The Queen, Queen Queen, Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Tiaras And Crowns
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A diamond and natural pearl belle epoque tiara, circa worn here by Lady Alice Ludlow, nee Sedgewick. The tiara features open-work foliate scrolls, with interlocking garlands between three diamond motifs, topped with natural pearls. Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Tiaras And Crowns, Maisie Williams, British Nobility, Diamond Tiara, Lady Mary, National Portrait Gallery, Royal Jewelry
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Alice Sedgwick (née Mankiewicz), Lady Ludlow - National Portrait Gallery

Alice Sedgwick, Lady Ludlow, wearing the Ludlow Tiara, United Kingdom…