Among the jewelry pieces that belonged to the queen's grandmother Queen Mary is the Cullinan V Heart Brooch, which has the fifth largest stone from the Cullinan cleavings (18.8 carats) at its center. Beautiful.
AN ANTIQUE DIAMOND NECKLACE/TIARA Designed as a graduated fringe of pear-shaped diamonds suspended from knife-edge surmounts of foliate design with diamond collet detail to the old-cut diamond line neckchain, with tiara fittings and screwdriver, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1890, , in velvet fitted case Signed S. Cartier, No. 840, tiara frame also signed S. Cartier
Savoy TURQUOISE/DIAMOND necklace/tiara - graduated oval turquoise & old-cut diamond clusters, each suspending a similar drop to the diamond collet spacers. The 6 main diamonds can be unscrewed. Mounted in silver & gold, c1830. Provenance Countess of Flanders, Queen Elisabeth of Belgium, Queen Maria José of Italy.
Diamond and Pearl Necklace which belonged to Empress Maria Feodorovna of Russia They were de throned and I remember the talk about how many shoes she had. Not humble, greed. Jesus said easier to thread a needle w/a camel than for the rich to enter heaven.