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August 10, 2020

Queen Ratna of Nepal's Emerald Tiara

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Queen Aishwarya
emerald tiara nepal queen ratna aishwarya rajya lakshmi devi shah
Queen Aishwarya
Creation:

Materials: emeralds and diamonds

Provenance:
  1. Queen Ratna of Nepal née Ratna Rajya Lakshmi
emerald tiara nepal queen ratna aishwarya rajya lakshmi devi shah
Queen Ratna
emerald tiara nepal queen ratna aishwarya rajya lakshmi devi shah
Queen Aishwarya
emerald tiara nepal queen ratna aishwarya rajya lakshmi devi shah
Queen Ratna
Other Wearers: 

Questions: 
  • When was this tiara created? 
  • Which jeweler created this tiara?

August 3, 2020

Queen Aishwarya of Nepal's Diamond Tiara

diamond tiara nepal queen aishwarya rajya lakshmi devi shah
Queen Aishwarya
diamond tiara nepal queen aishwarya rajya lakshmi devi shah
Queen Aishwarya
diamond tiara nepal queen aishwarya rajya lakshmi devi shah
Queen Aishwarya
Creation:

Materials: diamonds

Provenance: 
  1. Queen Aishwarya of Nepal née Aishwarya Rajya Lakshmi 
diamond tiara nepal queen aishwarya rajya lakshmi devi shah
Queen Aishwarya
diamond tiara nepal queen aishwarya rajya lakshmi devi shah
Queen Aishwarya
diamond tiara nepal queen aishwarya rajya lakshmi devi shah
Queen Aishwarya
Questions: 
  • Are there colored gemstones in this tiara?
  • When was this tiara created?
  • Which jeweler created this tiara?
  • Does this tiara still exist intact?

July 27, 2020

Queen Komal of Nepal's Diamond Lotus Tiara

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Queen Komal
diamond lotus tiara queen komal nepal
Queen Komal
Creation: 

Materials: diamonds

Provenance: 
  1. Queen Komal of Nepal née Komal Rajya Lakshmi

Questions: 
  • When was this tiara created?
  • Which jeweler created this tiara?

July 20, 2020

Queen Ratna of Nepal's Diamond Palmette Tiara

diamond tiara queen ratna nepal Rajya Laxmi Devi Shah
Queen Ratna
diamond tiara queen ratna nepal aishwarya rajya laxmi devi shah
Queen Aishwarya
Creation:

Materials: diamonds

Provenance:
  1. Queen Ratna of Nepal née Ratna Rajya Lakshmi
  2. Queen Aishwarya of Nepal née Aishwarya Rajya Lakshmi
  3. Narayanhiti Palace Museum; on display with other jewels and regalia
diamond tiara queen ratna nepal rajya laxmi devi shah
Queen Ratna
diamond tiara queen ratna nepal aishwarya rajya laxmi devi shah
Queen Aishwarya
Questions:
  • When was this tiara created?
  • Which jeweler created this tiara?

Links:

July 13, 2020

Bhutanese Turquoise & Gold Bandeau Tiara

turquoise gold bandeau tiara bhutan queen jetsun pema
Queen Jetsun Pema
turquoise gold bandeau tiara bhutan princess ashi dechen wangmo
Princess Ashi Dechen Wangmo
Creation: 

Materials: turquoise and diamonds set in gold

Provenance: 
  1. Bhutanese Royal Family

Other Wearers: 
  • Princess Ashi Dechen Wangmo of Bhutan; at the coronation of her brother, King Jigme Singye of Bhutan, in 1974
  • Queen Jetsun Pema of Bhutan; at the enthronement on Emperor Naruhito of Japan in 2019

Questions: 
  • When was this tiara created?
  • Which jeweler created this tiara?

Links: 

July 6, 2020

Queen Sirikit of Thailand's Coronation Tiara

diamond coronation tiara queen sirikit thailand
Queen Sirikit
diamond coronation tiara queen sirikit of thailand
Queen Sirikit
Creation:

Materials: diamonds

Provenance:
  1. Queen Sirikit of Thailand née Sirikit Kitiyakara

Questions:
  • When was this tiara created?
  • Which jeweller created this tiara?

June 22, 2020

Princess Tenagnework of Ethiopia's Pearl & Diamond Tiara

pearl diamond tiara princess tenagnework ethiopia
Princess Tenagnework
pearl diamond tiara princess tenagnework ethiopia
Princess Tenagnework
Creation:

Materials: diamonds and pearls

Provenance: 
  1. Princess Tenagnework of Ethiopia
pearl diamond tiara princess tenagnework ethiopia
Princess Tenagnework
pearl diamond tiara princess tenagnework ethiopia
Princess Tenagnework
pearl diamond tiara princess tenagnework ethiopia
Princess Tenagnework
Questions:
  • When was this tiara created?
  • Which jeweler created this tiara?
  • Does this tiara still exist intact?

June 15, 2020

Empress Menen Asfaw of Ethiopia's Diamond Tiara

diamond tiara empress menen asfaw of ethiopia
Empress Menen Asfaw
Creation: 

Materials: diamonds

Provenance:
  1. Empress Menen Asfaw of Ethiopia
diamond tiara empress menen asfaw of ethiopia
Empress Menen Asfaw
diamond tiara empress menen asfaw of ethiopia
Empress Menen Asfaw
diamond tiara empress menen asfaw of ethiopia
Empress Menen Asfaw
Questions: 
  • When was this tiara created?
  • Which jeweler created this tiara?
  • Does this tiara still exist intact?