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H & D Diamonds is your direct contact to diamond trade suppliers, a Bond Street jeweller and team of designers . Tel: 0845 600 5557 - An emerald necklace that was part of the Imperial Crown Jewels of Iran

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

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

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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.

St Edward’s Crown was made in 1661 for the coronation of Charles II, because the original Crown Jewels had been melted down by Oliver Cromwell. It takes it’s name from the crown of Edward the Confessor that was used to crown the monarchs from William I to King John.

British Crown Jewels: St Edward's Crown is the official coronation crown, used at the actual moment of crowning when the Archbishop of Canterbury places it on the head of the new sovereign in Westminster Abbey.

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.

Queen Elizabeth's ruby and diamond earrings formerly belonging to Queen Mary and the ruby and diamond necklace bequeathed to the Queen Mother by Rose Greville, was given to the Queen 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).

The French Crown Jewels - A set of diamond leaf brooches that belonged to Empress Eugénie

The French Crown Jewels - A set of diamond leaf brooches that belonged to Empress Eugénie, wife of Napoleon III

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.

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