Victoria-Transvaal Diamond The dazzling pendant of this diamond and gold necklace is the 68-carat, champagne-colored Victoria-Transvaal diamond, which was discovered in South Africa in 1951. From the gem and mineral collections of the Smithsonians National Museum of Natural History.

Victoria-Transvaal Diamond is a 68 carat, champagne-colored diamond cut into a pear shape. Found in the Transvaal province, South Africa. The Necklace consists of gold chain with 106 diamonds in varying carats and shapes to enhance the 'starring' gem.

STAR RUBY AND DIAMOND BRACELET    Composed of seven graduated oval cabochon rubies together weighing approximately 30.00 carats, each to a bombé surround of brilliant-cut diamonds, joined by clusters of brilliant-cut diamonds, the diamonds together weighing approximately 22.00 carats, mounted in 18 karat yellow and white gold, length approximately 180mm.

Wrist Bling: STAR RUBY AND DIAMOND BRACELET Composed of seven graduated oval cabochon rubies together weighing approximately carats, each to a bombé surround of brilliant-cut diamonds, joined by clusters of brilliant-cut diamonds, the diamonds togeth

"Queen Jane Seymour" Carcanet and Cotiere Necklace Parure she´s seen wearing in her famous 1536 portrait by Hans Holbein

"Queen Jane Seymour" Carcanet and Cotiere Necklace Parure she´s seen wearing in her famous 1536 portrait by Hans Holbein. Jane Seymour is one of King Henry VIII's wife.

Aquamarine Cartier clip brooches, an 18th birthday present to the future  Queen (Elizabeth II) from her parents.

If these are Aquamarines and Diamonds, I've just OD'ed!aquamarine Cartier clip brooches, an birthday present to the future Queen (Elizabeth II) from her parents.

The pride of the Topkapi Palace Museum in Istanbul, and its most valuable single exhibit is the 86-carat pear-shaped Spoonmaker Diamond, also known as the Kasikci. Surrounded by a double-row of 49 Old Mine cut diamonds. Don't miss it's story at http://famousdiamonds.tripod.com/spoonmakersdiamond.html#

The pride of the Topkapi Palace Museum in Istanbul, and its most valuable single exhibit is the pear-shaped Spoonmaker Diamond, also known as the Kasikci. Surrounded by a double-row of 49 Old Mine cut diamond

Romanov ruby necklace purchased by Imelda Marcos, First Lady of the Philippines (1965-1986)

This piece was actually part of the russian crown jewels /Romanovs. Romanov ruby necklace purchased by Imelda Marcos. Ruby suite from the Bavarian Crown Jewels

Diamond star tiara worn by Queen Amelia of Portugal

whats-simple-is-true: “ Queen Amelia of Portugal diamond stars necklace ” For more about Queen Amelia of Portugal (x) I haven’t found a photo of her wearing this, but I have found one on the wikipedia page (linked above) of her wearing a star diadem.

Emerald and diamond necklace - Designed by Ostertag; set with carved emeralds and diamonds in platinum; circa 1930. The longest dangle on the necklace and the earrings are each about 3 1/2 inches long.

Emerald and diamond necklace - Designed by Ostertag; set with carved emeralds and diamonds in platinum; circa The longest dangle on the necklace and the earrings are each about 3 inches long. Photograph by Tino Hammid.

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