The World Famous Crown Jewels Of England At The Tower of London.The Imperial State Crown (1937) is worn by the Queen at each State Opening of Parliament. One of the youngest crowns in the collection, it holds a number of much older gems. The crown was remade in 1937 after the previous frame weakened under the weight of the gemstones.

The Imperial State Crown is worn by the Queen at each State Opening of Parliament. One of the youngest crowns in the collection.

Emerald Necklace - Iranian Crown Jewels - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

thejewelryvault: “ Info: A necklace commissioned to Van Cleef & Arpels for the coronation of Farah, the wife of the Shah of Iran. Creator: Van Cleef & Arpels Stone(S): Diamond, Emerald Source: Van.

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Tower of London, London, England

CROWNS~The British Crown Jewels are a symbol of monarchy for the British people. They have been used by Kings and Queens since 1661 or earlier.

The Stewart Sapphire, which had been owned by the Royal House of Scotland for centuries, was also given to George III. The original owner of the sapphire was reputed to have been King Alexander II of Scotland, who had it  set into his crown for his coronation in 1214.  Edward I of England took the sapphire along with the Stone of Scone in 1296, during his invasion of Scotland. His grandson, King Edward III,  later returned the jewel to his brother-in-law David II of Scotland.

The Stewart Sapphire, which had been owned by the Royal House of Scotland for centuries, was given to George III. The original owner of the sapphire was reputed to have been King Alexander II of Scotland, who had it set in the crown for his coronation in

Renaissance crown jewels. Dream of luxury? Take a look at http://www.designyourownperfume.co.uk to create your own beautoful custom perfume at an affordable price.

A beautiful Crown for a Princess. In gold, diamonds and blue gemstones, perhaps sapphire and or blue topaz.

The Angouleme Emerald Tiara worn by Marie Antoinette and made by Evrard and Frederic Bapst for the French crown jewels in 1820. There are 1031 diamonds and 40 emeralds in the setting. When sold in 1887, an observer remarked that anyone who had not seen it 'does not know what an emerald is, the green stones alternate with the brilliants in such a manner that there is an interplay of coloured light, the effect of which is magical.'

The Angouleme Emerald Tiara worn by Marie Antoinette and made by Evrard and Frederic Bapst for the French crown jewels in There are 1031 diamonds and 40 emeralds in the setting. When sold in an observer remarked that anyone who had not seen it

Top 100 Royal Crowns and Crown Jewels from the last 3500 years! by hattie

Halloween crown inspiration :Top 100 Royal Crowns and Crown Jewels from the last 3500 years! by hattie

Queen Elizabeth’s ruby and diamond earrings formerly belonging to Queen Mary, and the ruby and diamond necklace was given to the Queen by her parents as a wedding gift.

British Royal Jewels - Ruby and Diamond Necklace Formerly belonged to Queen Mary and was given to Queen Elizabeth II by her parents as a wedding gift

The Black Princes Ruby, which now forms part of the crown jewels, was presented to Edward, the Black Prince by  Pedro the Cruel of Castile,  in reward for Edwards putting down the revolt of Pedros illegitimate brother, Henry of Trastamara.  	The ruby has a long and fascinating history, possibly originating  from the historic ruby mines in Badakshan in present day Tajikistan, in middle of the fourteenth century it was in the  possession of Abu Said, the Moorish Prince of Granada.

Black Prince's Ruby, mounted above the band in the Imperial State Crown. A smaller true ruby can be seen at the top of the Spinel (it is a lighter tint of red).

It was commissioned by the Queen from the then Crown jeweller Garrard in 1957, to match a necklace and earrings given by the President of Brazil to mark her coronation in 1953

The Queen's tiaras are the heart of her jewellery collection

Queen Elizabeth II - It was commissioned by the Queen from the then Crown jeweller Garrard in to match a necklace and earrings given by the President of Brazil to mark her coronation in 1953

St. Edwards Crown - Anne Boleyn is the only consort, before or since, to have been crowned with the St Edward crown, which is reserved for the actual monarch.

Edwards Crown - Anne Boleyn is the only consort, before or since, to have been crowned with the St Edward crown, which is reserved for the actual monarch. I know she was crowned as a regent would have been.

The Hope Diamond once worn by Marie - Antoinette of France

Hope Diamond once known as the French Blue. It was part of the French Crown Jewels and worn by Marie Antoinette.

French Crown Jewels which Marie Antoinette probably wore, now displayed in the Louvre, Paris.. #SapphireParueMarieAntoinette

French Crown Jewels which Marie Antoinette probably wore, now displayed in the Louvre, Paris.

The Cullinan I white diamond, cut from the largest gem quality diamond ever found. It was set in the British royal scepter and is currently in the London Tower with the other jewels of the British crown. #Diamonds #AntiqueJewelry

The Cullinan I white diamond, cut from the largest gem quality diamond ever found. It was set in the British royal scepter and is currently in the London Tower with the other jewels of the British crown.

Cambridge Lover's Knot Tiara that Queen Elizabeth gave to Princess Diana as a gift.

The 1913 version of the Cambridge Lovers Knot Tiara with the spikes removed. The Cambridge Lovers Knot Tiara originated in the mid-Georgian period and shows features of Gothic Revival style

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