A diamond tiara-brooch-ring combination, circa Photo Bonhams. The central sunburst and crescent moon motifs above a large cushion-shaped diamond, on a scrolling frame of shooting stars, set throughout with old brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in.
tiara belonging to Princess Isabella de Ligne de La Trémoïlle, Belgian noble house of Ligne. The tiara, created by Holemans, was set with a large central aquamarine carats), book-ended by smaller aquamarines and 360 brilliant-cut diamonds in white gold.
In the Great Star of Africa was given to King Edward VII of England and set into the Royal Scepter. The Royal Scepter is still used today by Queen Elizabeth It is one of the largest polished diamonds in the world.
Queen Hortense sapphire and diamond parure, which was in the former possession of the House of Orléans. In 1821 King Louis Philippe acquired a tiara, a necklace, a pair of earrings and a brooch for his spouse Marie-Amélie, in whose family these sapphires were handed down until they were sold to the Louvre. A national treasure of France. More