Belle Epoque Platinum, Diamond and Pink Velvet Choker Necklace, Cartier Of stylized garland motif, the pink velvet ribbon spaced by three stylized flowers centering 3 old-mine cut diamonds, within curved diamond-set square-shaped frames, flanked by stylized fleur-de-lys, set throughout and edged by rose-cut diamonds, signed Cartier, Paris, with maker's mark and French assay mark, circa 1910

Belle Epoque Platinum, Diamond and Pink Velvet Choker Necklace, Cartier Of stylized garland motif, the pink velvet ribbon spaced by three stylized flowers centering 3 old-mine cut diamonds, within curved diamond-set square-shaped frames, flanked by stylized fleur-de-lys, set throughout and edged by rose-cut diamonds, signed Cartier, Paris, with maker's mark and French assay mark, circa 1910

Victorian diamond star tiara with 5 detachable diamond star brooches set with Old mine cut diamonds in silver and 18c gold setting English c.1880. Image Hancock's http://www.hancocks-london.com/acatalog/info_1_BRO119975AM.html

Victorian diamond star tiara with 5 detachable diamond star brooches set with Old mine cut diamonds in silver and 18c gold setting English c.1880. Image Hancock's http://www.hancocks-london.com/acatalog/info_1_BRO119975AM.html

A diamond and natural pearl belle epoque tiara, circa 1890. Designed as a series of twelve arching leaf fronds, each with a pearl at it's end as a flower head, and divided from each other by a string of diamonds, topped with a central leaf sprig and pearl.

A diamond and natural pearl belle epoque tiara, circa 1890. Designed as a series of twelve arching leaf fronds, each with a pearl at it's end as a flower head, and divided from each other by a string of diamonds, topped with a central leaf sprig and pearl.

Ruby suite from the Bavarian Crown Jewels

Ruby suite from the Bavarian Crown Jewels

Mathon Floral ring / White gold / diamonds, Black opal, White opals, Paraiba tourmalines and sapphires

Mathon Floral ring / White gold / diamonds, Black opal, White opals, Paraiba tourmalines and sapphires

Chaumet Museum, Paris. A collection of 150 maquette of crowns and hair jewelry  that was made in the history of Chaumet. More than 2,000 tiaras have been made by Chaumet since 1780. Chaumet tiaras.

Chaumet Museum, Paris. A collection of 150 maquette of crowns and hair jewelry that was made in the history of Chaumet. More than 2,000 tiaras have been made by Chaumet since 1780. Chaumet tiaras.

Bavarian Royal Jewels ruby and diamond parure

Bavarian Royal Jewels ruby and diamond parure

Ruby Parure belonging to the Empress Elizabeth.

Ruby Parure belonging to the Empress Elizabeth.

The Cartier 'ivy leaf' tiara was the fifth of the blackened steel tiaras made by Cartier by order from Sir Philip Sassoon, in 1914. Again it was made by Picq and described as having ' a wreath of ivy in diamonds on a black steel background, and a possible aigrette setting in the centre.'

The Cartier 'ivy leaf' tiara was the fifth of the blackened steel tiaras made by Cartier by order from Sir Philip Sassoon, in 1914. Again it was made by Picq and described as having ' a wreath of ivy in diamonds on a black steel background, and a possible aigrette setting in the centre.'

Antique Bandeau Tiara (made by Cartier; diamonds).

Antique Bandeau Tiara (made by Cartier; diamonds).

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