Queen Elizabeth I's pearl and ruby necklace. Historians say it's likely that the pearls belonged originally to her mother, Anne Boleyn. (The famous 'B' necklace?
RARE CONCH PEARL, PEARL & DIAMOND TIARA/NECKLACE |ca.1870s-80s| London & Ryder,London| L:15-1/4 in (necklace)| approx. 240 old european-cut diamonds, 12 white to cream pearls,11 pink conch pearls, gold, silver | designed as tapering fringe w/rare pink conch pearls alternating w/pearls & terminals of old European-cut diamond trefoil motifs extending from line of graduated old-cut diamonds | original diamond-mounted tiara & necklace attachments | original fitted box | #necklacediamonds
Empress Eugenie's Grand Pearl and Diamond Diadem of the French Napoleonic Crown Jewels. Eugénie's tiara was created by the Crown Jeweller, Lemonnier, using the Napoleonic pearls. The Louvre. This crown can be seen in the Empress's official portrait,