THE VLADIMIR'S TIARA ~ was performed by Russian Imperial jewelers in 1890 under the order of wife of Alexander III's brother Vladimir. In 1921 the tiara was purchased by Mary of Teck, grandmother of HMTQ Elizabeth II. Queen Mary had got an idea to update the tiara and make pearls mobile. This could help Mary change gems in the tiara and let her wear tiara with various gowns. Elizabeth II got the tiara n 1953 after the death of her grandmother Mary of Teck.