Amethyst Tiaras Pt 2

Queen Mary's Amethyst TiaraQueen Mary’s Amethyst Tiara. Often said to have been acquired by Queen Mary at a charity auction or raffle, this parure includes a collection of generously sized amethysts, primarily oval and framed by diamonds. The tiara includes large oval amethysts positioned vertically between sets of two horizontally stacked smaller oval amethysts. The whole diadem is studded with extra diamonds and is enclosed by a straight row of diamonds at the top and bottom.

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Antique Amethyst Tiara

 

Antique Amethyst tiara.

 

 

 

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Antique Tiara (ca. 1800; amethysts, silver).

Antique Tiara ca. 1800; amethysts and silver.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Antique Tiara, Austria-Hungary (ca. 1900; amethysts, moonstones, pearls

 

Antique Tiara, Austria-Hungary, ca. 1900; amethysts, moonstones, pearls.

 

 

 

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I have no idea about this tiara but saw the pic and thought I would include it.  If anyone knows anything about this one please let me know.

 

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Diadem Dating 1805 - 1832 Artist Maker Comp. and Performed by Nils Hedenskog, Swedish

Diadem Dating 1805 – 1832 Artist: Nils Hedenskog, Swedish

 

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