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September 13, 2021

Princess Lilian of Belgium's Diamond Floral Tiara

Creation: This tiara was made by Cartier in 1938 and the center flower can be worn as a brooch. 

Princess Lilian
Princess Lilian
Materials: diamonds set in platinum

Provenance: 
  1. Princess Lilian of Belgium, Princess of RĂ©thy, nee Baels
  2. unknown owner; sold at Christie's in the 1980s in an altered form
Marguerite Lebrun
Princess Maria Gabriella
Princess Lilian
Other Wearers: 
Princess Lilian
unknown model
Questions: 
  • Was this tiara only a loan from Cartier?
  • Does this tiara still exist intact?
altered version
Photos: Bijoux des Reines et Princesses de Belgique/Christie's

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