Queen Elizabeth II wearing her Diamond Jubliee brooch on Christmas Day 2012
In celebration of Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee, the queen looks put together as ever with a pearl necklace, pearl earrings and a stunning diamond brooch. The Queen meets guests in the Egyptian room of Mansion House during a reception hosted by the Lord Mayor of London and the City in honour of her Diamond Jubilee, London, 5 June 2012.
Queen Elizabeth II with Phillip Duke of Edinburgh, Princess Anne and Prince Charles
Receiving her first set of pearls as a fresh-faced Princess Elizabeth, the triple stand was given to her in 1935 by her grandfather, King George V, to celebrate his Silver Jubilee. Her Majesty is rarely seen without these pearls in the daytime.