RUBY AND DIAMOND TIARA, CENTURY. Set with foil backed rubies and circular-cut and rose diamonds, length approximately may be worn as a necklace with a detachable chain, additional brooch fittings, inner circumference of tiara approximately fitted case.
A beautiful diamond and natural pearl belle epoque tiara, circa Designed as three large pear-shaped natural pearls atop an intertwining series of diamond ribbons.
Sapphire and diamond tiara, late century Designed as a series of pinnacles each surmounted by a pear-shaped sapphire, the base of scroll design interspersed with oval sapphire and diamond.
from the descendants of earl manvers and viscount chtwynd - ruby and diamond tiara, century. set with foil backed rubies and circular-cut and rose diamonds, may be worn as a necklace with a detachable chain, additional brooch fittings, fitted case
Mary Crewe-Milne's (Duchess of Roxburghe) ruby tiara, featuring some gorgeous Burmese rubies. Designed as a series of foliate sprays supporting a central diamond motif, with cushion cut and oval rubies and a large pear-shaped diamond. Sold by Sotheby's on
AN ANTIQUE RUBY AND DIAMOND TIARA Composed of five oval-shaped ruby and diamond clusters to the diamond-set panels of foliate design, mounted in silver and gold, circa cm. The tiara was given by Emperor Franz Joseph.
a close up of the tiara itself, featuring five large oval emeralds, set in diamond clusters, with foliate spacers and rising from an open-work band of diamonds and square-cut emeralds
AN ANTIQUE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND TIARA The foliate wreath composed of seven graduated oval-shaped sapphire and old-cut diamond flowerheads applied on a rose-cut diamond branch with sapphire single-stone collet detail, mounted in silver and gold, circa
The Alba wedding tiara.This major pearl and diamond tiara was once owned by Empress Eugénie de Montijo, wife of Napoleon III. It passed to her older sister Paca, the Duchess of Alba, and remains with the family to the present.
A diamond tiara, circa century. Designed as a graduated series of openwork articulated panels of stylised Greek key and foliate scrolls, surmounted by five graduated stylised fan palm sprays, set with cushion-shaped, circular- and rose-cut diamonds.