The British 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 1953. It replaced the crown of St. Edward on the head of the ruler immediately after the coronation. Although the crown is modern in design it is set with very ancient gems.

The British 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.

In 1937 Cartier's London house created 27 tiaras, including this citrine and diamond tiara, many of which were worn at the coronation of George VI. This tiara is typical of the era in the style of settings and use of coloured stones together with diamonds. The central element can be dismounted and worn as a brooch.

The Official Tiara Gallery

Cartier London Citrine and Diamond Tiara made for the coronation of George VI in The central element can be dismounted and worn as a brooch (all of my tiaras can be worn this way, can't yours?

The Coronation Necklace: worn by every British Queen since Queen Victoria.

The Diamond Coronation Necklace worn by every British Queen since Queen Victoria including Queen Alexandra Caroline "Alix" (Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia) Denmark, the wife of King Edward VII (Albert Edward) Prince of Wales, UK.

The Diadem of Empress Josephine - made for the coronation of Empress Josephine in 1804 - 1040 diamonds - In 188 when the French Republic decided to hold a major sale of its treasures, this tiara was purchased by the New York firm of Van Cleef & Arpels, in whose possession it remains today.

This tiara formerly belonged to Empress Joséphine, and is now owned by Van Cleef & Arpels. They loaned it to Princess Grace for the "Century Ball" in Monaco in 1966 along with the rest of the jewels she wore that evening.

The coronation costume from the movie, 'Elizabeth' (1998), compared with the real article of clothing, shown in The Coronation Portrait (NPG, London).

Coronation costume from the movie, 'Elizabeth' based on robe and gown in The Coronation Portrait Of Elizabeth I.As the Clever Crow Flew: Incredible Movie Costumes No.

George VI with his wife, Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon and his two daughters, the future Elizabeth II (second from the right) and Princess Margaret.

Highlights of Queen Elizabeth II's record-breaking reign

King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (the Queen Mother), Princess Margaret Rose, and Princess Elizabeth (future Queen Elizabeth II). Love this picture for Queen Elizabeth I and Princess Elizabeth(Queen Elizabeth II).

Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Amazing picture for her highness Queen Elizabeth II.

The Queen asked, 'Ready girls?': The Coronation maids of honour - who claim to be the Spice Girls of their time - reunite 60 years on to share their memories of the day

Beautiful design of Queen Elizabeth coronation outfit: The dress incorporated an iconographic scheme of embroidered national and Commonwealth floral emblems in gold, silver and pastel-coloured silks gown britain

June 2, 1953 	Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in Westminster Abbey  | ...

60 years after the Queen was crowned at Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace is to display some of the dresses, uniforms, robes and jewellery worn for the historic event

Smitten by Britain:  The World of Mrs. Windsor-A look at Queen Elizabeth in time for the 60th Anniversary of the Coronation

Fun facts about the Queen Elizabeth II. Love to read about her highness Queen Elizabeth II.

Although the enormous social changes wrought by revolution could not be entirely undone, the powers that defeated Napoleon wished to return Europe to its old ways.   http://watchmepaint.blogspot.com/2013/12/a-new-status-quo.html

The Consecration of the Emperor Napoleon and the Coronation of the Empress Josephine by Pope Pius VII, December 1804 - Jacques-Louis David - 1807 - Neoclassicism- Gallery: Musée du Louvre, Paris, France

Coronation portrait - 1600 copy of 1558 original (National Portrait Gallery, London)  Previous  Next  List    This is a 1600 copy of a portrait painted of 25-year old Elizabeth Tudor in her coronation robes with her regalia.

Where the Tudor Red-Gold Hair came from

Queen Elizabeth I The Coronation portrait, coronation on 15 January Copy c of a lost original of c 1559

teatimeatwinterpalace: Prince Edward and Princess Mary, Princess Royal, at the coronation of their parents, King George V and Queen Mary, 1911.

Prince Edward VIII (David) and sister Princess Mary, Princess Royal, at the coronation of their parents, King George V and Queen Mary, (Queen Elizabeth II wouldn't have been the Queen if he had not abdicated)

The original Crown used for the coronation of Henry VII, Henry VIII and his three children Edward V, Mary I and Elizabeth I has been recreated, it will be on exhibition at Hampton Court

A meticulous reproduction of the crown used for the coronation of Henry VII, Henry VIII and his three children, Edward VI, Mary I and Elizabeth I (the original was destroyed by Oliver Cromwell). It is on exhibition at Hampton Court Palace.

dailymail: Queen Elizabeth is shown in front of footage of her coronation on June 2, 1953; the Queen gave a rare interview for the documentary "The Coronation" to air in January 2018

The Queen is reunited with the glittering St Edward's Crown

dailymail: Queen Elizabeth is shown in front of footage of her coronation on June the Queen gave a rare interview for the documentary "The Coronation" to air in January 2018

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