Princess Beatrice then loaned it to her daughter, above, Princess Victoria Eugenie of Battenburg (Queen consort of Spain). The tiara was passed to Princess Beatrice's eldest son, Prince Alexander of Battenberg. His wife, Lady Irene Denison was the last to be seen wearing the tiara in a painting that was commissioned by her.

Princess Beatrice then loaned it to her daughter, above, Princess Victoria Eugenie of Battenburg (Queen consort of Spain). The tiara was passed to Princess Beatrice's eldest son, Prince Alexander of Battenberg. His wife, Lady Irene Denison was the last to be seen wearing the tiara in a painting that was commissioned by her.

The Delhi Durbar Tiara - by Garrards, for Queen Mary for the Delhi Durbar on December 12,1911. Durbar is Hindi, for a ‘ceremonial gathering to pay homage’. The gathering was to install King George V and Queen Mary as Emperor and Empress of India. King George V admired this piece and referred to it as “May’s best tiara”. It has been worn in a variety of  ways as shown here.

The Delhi Durbar Tiara - by Garrards, for Queen Mary for the Delhi Durbar on December 12,1911. Durbar is Hindi, for a ‘ceremonial gathering to pay homage’. The gathering was to install King George V and Queen Mary as Emperor and Empress of India. King George V admired this piece and referred to it as “May’s best tiara”. It has been worn in a variety of ways as shown here.

Queen Elizabeth's coronation gown, jewelry, and crown.

Queen Elizabeth II, Coronation gown, jewelry and crown, designed by Norman Hartnell

an older Queen Ena in the Chaumet tiara before it was sold to makes ends meet during exile

Tiara Mania: Diamond Spike Tiara worn by Queen Victoria Eugenie of Spain

The Prussian or Hellenic Tiara - 1913 by the German jeweler Koch. Currently owned by Queen Sofia of Spain given to her by her mother, Queen Frederica of Greece given to her by her mother, Princess Victoria Louise of Hanover given to her by her father Kaiser Wilhelm II on her wedding day.

The tiara then passed to Princess Victoria Louise daughter, Princess Frederika…

Belgium: Original version of the 'Nine Provinces Tiara' - 1926 by VanBerer. Given to Queen Astrid as a wedding gift from the people of Belgium.

Belgium: Original version of the 'Nine Provinces Tiara' - 1926 by VanBerer. Given to Queen Astrid as a wedding gift from the people of Belgium. Still worn by Belgian Queens to this day in any of three ways: choker, bandeau, or full version with arches.

Doña Maria de las Mercedes con la tiara

A sketch of the diamond and pear-shaped pearl tiara of Mercedes. Featring a Greek Key base, topped with diamond motifs and alernating pear-shaped pearls and circular diamond

Here's a close up of the original Ansorena aquamarine tiara before Bulgari redid it.  Queen Victoria Eugenia ("Ena") of Spain.  See earlier pin for hand coloured photograph.

// close up of the original Ansorena aquamarine tiara before Bulgari redid it. Queen Victoria Eugenia ("Ena") of Spain. See earlier pin for hand coloured photograph.

Cartier halo scroll tiara worn by the Duchess of Cambridge at her wedding to Prince William by angelina

The Strathmore Rose Tiara was a wedding gift to the Queen Mum from her father, the Earl of Strathmore. It’s a delicate tiara, worn by the

Cartier Halo Scroll Tiara. Commissioned by King George VI while he was still the Duke of York for the Duchess of York (Queen Mother) in 1936. Queen Elizabeth II loaned this to Kate Middleton for her wedding to Prince William.

monarchistthinking: “ The Halo/Scroll tiara A Silver wedding anniversary gift from King George VI to the Queen Mother, she passed it down to Queen Elizabeth, who loaned it to Princess Margaret.

Queen Victoria Eugenie of Spain

Queen Victoria Eugenie of Spain

Princess Alice daughter of Queen Victoria of Britain,  Grand Duchess Alice of Hesse - Hesse Tiara

Princess Alice daughter of Queen Victoria of Britain, Grand Duchess Alice of Hesse and the Rhine - Hesse Diamond Tiara, Germany diamonds).

The third Spencer Tiara formerly belonged to Marie Antoinette. It is pictured here with the Sutherland necklace. (The Sutherlands are a branch of the Spencer family who are also associated with the Churchill”s and the Dukes of Marlborough. Thery”re all the same family.) The Sutherland necklace is comprised of 17 of the largest diamonds from a necklace that was owned by Marie Antoinette AND is the necklace that helped spark the French Revolution.

The Sutherland Necklace belonging to Marie Antoinette, The Spencer tiara, another piece of the Spencer family collection.

Queen Alexandra of UK, sister of Tsarin Maria Feodorovna (Dagmar) of Russia - 1910

Alexandra of Denmark, Queen of Great Britain When she married in he gave her this monumental parure of diamonds, diamond tiara/coronet with matching necklace, brooch and earrings with pearls and diamonds. The Princess wore it on her wedding day.

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