Carnevale Collection necklace by Yoko London, 18 carat white gold, diamonds, natural colour pink and orange freshwater golden Indonesian South Sea and white Australian South Sea pearls, grey and blue Tahitian pearls.
Evening dress worn by Queen Elizabeth II on a state visit to Paris in 1957 with gold and white beadwork. The dazzling, jewel-like details of the embroidered design include miniature bees, grasses, wheat and wild flowers.
The Canning Jewel Place of origin: Europe (probably, made) Date: V & A Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Enamelled gold, set with baroque pearls, blister pearl, table-cut diamonds and Indian rubies
This gold brooch with silver-set rose cut diamonds, adorned with a basket of flowers in seed pearls, mother of pearl and gold--mounted on blue enamel—represents the sort of memorial jewelry which was prevalent in France in the Late Eighteenth Century.