November 13, 2014

Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom's Wedding Parure Tiara

Creation:  This tiara was made by Garrard in 1862 for £8,000.  The diamond elements are removable to be worn as brooches or replaced with diamond stars.

Materials:  diamonds
Queen Alexandra
Queen Alexandra
  1. Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom neé Princess of Denmark, from her husband, King Edward VII, on the occasion of their 1863 marriage 
  2. Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom; inherited from her mother in 1925 and was later disposed of
Queen Alexandra

  • Why is this tiara erroneously called the Rundell Tiara?
  • What did Princess Victoria do with this tiara?
  • Does this tiara still exist intact?

1 comment :

  1. I have 2 pictures of This tiara and i am 100% sure that This is the tiara. How can i e Mail them to you?