The Stewart Sapphire, which had been owned by the Royal House of Scotland for centuries, was given to George III. The original owner of the sapphire was reputed to have been King Alexander II of Scotland, who had it set in the crown for his coronation in
The crown of Queen Alexandra was a new consort crown, whose style was more akin to the European royal crowns, than the standard style of the British crowns. The arches were detachable, which like the crown of Queen Elizabeth, meant the crown could be worn
Queen Elizabeth's ruby and diamond earrings formerly belonging to Queen Mary and the ruby and diamond necklace bequeathed to the Queen Mother by Rose Greville, was given to the Queen by her parents as a wedding gift.
The Cullinan I white diamond, cut from the largest gem quality diamond ever found. It was set in the British royal scepter and is currently in the London Tower with the other jewels of the British crown.
The Imperial State Crown is the most magnificent of all the Crown Regalia. It was made in 1838 for the coronation of Queen Victoria, and then altered for the coronation of George VI in 1937 and Elizabeth II in It replaced the crown of St. Edward on
The crown of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, with the famous Koh-I-Noor diamond. This crown was made in 1937 for the coronation of Elizabeth (Bowes-Lyon) and her husband, King George VI of Great Britain.
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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.
Cullinan V Brooch Cullinan V is an unusual heart-shaped diamond of carats, set in a diamond and platinum surround intended to emphasize the heart shape. Like III and IV, the diamond was a gift from the South African government to Queen Mary.