Gold, diamond, ruby & emerald miniature bracelet, the flexible band with centerpiece enclosing a portrait of Queen Victoria (1819-1901) wearing tiara on her head, earrings & pearls, flowers in her hair, facing three quarters front, within a diamond frame interspersed with four emeralds & four rubies. The back is inscribed MEINE THEUREN NICHTE STEFANIE VON VICTORIA RAM (9TEN MAI 1858) (MY DEAR NIECE STEPHANIE FROM VICTORIA R. (9 MAY 1858)). English.
Platinum diamond and pearl tiara, British or French c. 1907, Mikimoto Pearl Museum
Queen Mary wearing Dehli Durbar parure. This set of jewels was made in 1911 for King George V and Queen Mary's coronation in India. The set uses the Cambridge cabochon emeralds and cleavings from the Cullinan diamond (Cullinan VII hangs from the pendant)
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.
Farah Diba Empress of Iran [Robe with paisley accents]
An Edwardian platinum, diamond and pearl tiara, British or French, circa 1907. The tiara with lattice, lace and foliate motifs, centring a bouton pearl measuring 1.4cm diameter, and set throughout with diamonds, the edges of the tiara frame millegrain set with diamonds, mounted in platinum. The central shell motif could be worn separately as a brooch but the fittings have been lost. #Edwardian #BelleEpoque #tiara