Japan's Princess Kako attended an event at the Imperial Palace in December 2014 to celebrate her 20th birthday and her debut as an adult member of the imperial family. Kako prayed at the Three Palace Sanctuaries in the palace grounds, after which Emperor Akihito bestowed her with a decoration known as the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Precious Crown. Her tiara, necklace earrings, bracelet, and brooch, made by Mikimoto, are the new diamond parure given to the Princess on her 20th birthday.
Royalty Crowns, Tiaras, & Diadems
Princess Marie Bonaparte, now Princess George of Greece. Cartier c1907. Fresh fruit on a branch of olive with a large diamond drop in the center symbolizing bountiful blessings. This tiara can be work with or without the center diamond. Pin without the center drop in Tiaras I. (Albion Art Collection)
The Macclesfield diamond jewels. Comprising a tiara with five detachable flowerhead cluster brooches, a riviere necklace, a stomacher brooch and a bracelet with two interchangeable cluster central panels. The tiara designe as a tapering row of old cushion-cut diamonds surmounted by a graduated series of fleur-de-lys motifs with garland and foliate intersections to a central pear shaped diamnd collet, with five detachable pave-set naturalistic flowerhead clusters. ca. 1850
Queen Mary wearing the Delhi Durbar tiara in its original form: a circlet of brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in gold and set in platinum, and arranged in a pattern of forget-me-nots and lyres. When the tiara was first made in 1911, it was topped with five drop-shaped cabochon Cambridge emeralds, that arose as spikes from the tiara. later the emeralds were removed and 2 satellite diamonds from the Cullinan were incorporated. See the modern form on the Tiaras I board.
Antique Tiara (ruby, diamonds).
Diamond And Sapphire Tiara From The Russian Crown Jewels. The tiara is better know as Empress Maria Fedorovna Sapphire Kokoshnik Tiara.