25 November 2013

Colorful Diadems

A late 19th century diamond and opal tiara.

A peridot, gold and seed pearl diadem and brooch demi parure, circa 1830.

A carved emerald and diamond tiara, 19th century.

A gold and garnet tiara.

The Grand Duchess Vladimir tiara with the emerald drops, which are interchangeable for oriental pearls. This tiara belongs to Queen Elizabeth II, and is pictured with matching earrings.

A diamond and turquoise tiara, 1890.

A ruby and diamond tiara from the mid 19th century.

A sapphire and diamond tiara from the late 19th century.