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Gesehen in Moskau, Schatzkammer des Kreml.

Gesehen in Moskau, Schatzkammer des Kreml.

19th Century Gilt Brass Crown with Colored Facet Cut Glass Jewels

Century Gilt Brass Crown with Colored Facet Cut Glass Jewels

Pahlavi crown, Iran

The Pahlavi Crown, Iranian Crown Jewels,with which the Shah of Iran was crowned in crown is made of red velvet,gold and silver and it has 3380 diamonds and a 3 different rows there are a total of 369 natural emeralds and sapphires.

The emerald tiara (fourth from the top) did not belong to the Empress Eugenie. It was made for a German princess from stones that possibly belonged to the empress.:

Crowns and Tiaras/karen cox. The emerald tiara (fourth from the top) did not belong to the Empress Eugenie. It was made for a German princess from stones that possibly belonged to the empress.

St Edward’s Crown was made in 1661 for the coronation of Charles II, because the original Crown Jewels had been melted down by Oliver Cromwell. It takes it’s name from the crown of Edward the Confessor that was used to crown the monarchs from William I to King John.

British Crown Jewels: St Edward's Crown is the official coronation crown, used at the actual moment of crowning when the Archbishop of Canterbury places it on the head of the new sovereign in Westminster Abbey.

Henry August – Marie-Etienne Nitot Triregno di Papa Pio VII, 1805 Velluto di seta, oro, smeraldo, paste vitree, gemme, legno, perle sintetiche Città del Vaticano, Sacrestia papale

Henry August – Marie-Etienne Nitot Triregno di Papa Pio VII, 1805 Velluto di seta, oro, smeraldo, paste vitree, gemme, legno, perle sintetiche Città del Vaticano, Sacrestia papale

The Imperial Crown of India was made for King George V to wear at the Delhi Durbar in 1911, when he was acclaimed Emperor of India. The Imperial State Crown cannot be taken out of England. The Imperial Crown of India will probably never be worn again and its significance is now purely historical.

Imperial Crown of India was made for King George V to wear at the Delhi Durbar in 1911 when he was acclaimed Emperor of India. A special crown had to be made as the Imperial State Crown cannot be taken out of England

Corona de Catalina II - Rusia

The Great Imperial Crown made in 1762 for the coronation of Catherine the Great by the Russian court jeweler J.Pauzie - five thousand diamonds arranged in a pattern of laurel wreaths and oak branches. The Russian Crown Jewels

Gesehen in Moskau, Schatzkammer des Kreml.

Gesehen in Moskau, Schatzkammer des Kreml.

The crown of Margaret of York sister of Edward IV and wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy. Made in c. 1461

Assistant Curator at the Tower of London, Anna Keay, holds the century crown of Margaret of York. The crown left England in 1468 and is one of only two English Medieval crowns that survived the Civil War and is now kept in Aachen Cathedral in Germany

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