1939, H.R.H. Princess Fawzia - the daughter of H.M. King Fuad and H.M. Queen Nazli of Egypt - married the future Shah of Iran, Reza Pahlavi. For this grand occasion, Van Cleef & Arpels was commissioned to create a diamond and platinum jewelry set comprising of a necklace, a pair of earclips, and a tiara.
The Set of H.R.H. Princess Fawzia of Egypt - Van Cleef & Arpels
The Fife Tiara: It first belonged to Princess Louise of Wales, the oldest daughter of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra. When she married the Earl of Fife in 1889, she received this stunning tiara with pear-shaped diamonds hanging freely in a diamond framework, topped with more pear-shaped diamonds alternating with round diamonds. Her parents' gift was a classic convertible diamond fringe tiara. Via The Royal Order of Sartorial Splendor.
The Fife Tiara first belonged to Princess Louise of Wales, the oldest daughter of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra. When Louise married the Earl of Fife in 1887 at Buckingham Palace, she received many presents including the stunning tiara with pear-shaped diamonds hanging freely in a diamond framework, topped with more pear-shaped diamonds which alternate with round diamonds. Though it is not certain, the tiara is believed to be the work of Parisian jeweller, Oscar Massin.
Fife Tiara (United Kingdom)
Tiara Mania: Fife Tiara
A closer look at the Aquamarine tiara, 19th Century, sold at Harrods annual January sale
DIAMOND TIARA/NECKLACE, CIRCA 1910 The graduated open work spade-shaped motifs set with cushion-shaped, circular-, single-cut and rose diamonds, set along a row of similarly cut stones, spade motifs and line of diamonds detachable, accompanied by additional fittings including original screw driver, fitted case stamped F. Kandelhart, Juwelier, Wien VII, Zollergasse 35.
Stawberry Leaf Tiara. Originally contained rubies and diamonds, then only diamonds. Owned by Princess Beatrice (daughter of Queen Victoria), then Queen Ena, then Ena's brother. Current whereabouts is unknown.
pink topaz demi-parure which was given to Marie Pavlovna on the occasion of her wedding to the Duke of Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach. It was a gift from her father, Czar Paul I of Russia. It passed to her daughter Augusta, the Empress of Germany, then to Augusta’s daughter Louise, Grand Duchess of Baden, and then to the Grand Duchess’ daughter, Queen Viktoria of Sweden in 1923, when it became part of the Bernadotte collection. It is created from the finest of Russian pink topazes.
The Savoy pink topaz parure: tiara, necklace, earrings, & brooch (Italy)
The Royal Universe
The "lost tiara" that Princess Alice wore to King Edward VII's wedding. This tiara is made by Köchert, called the "Byzantine" diadem, with its harmonious juxtapositions of diamonds and pearls, was judged impeccable and won for Köchert the first prize for jewelery at the World Exhibition.
A wedding gift from Napoleon III to Empress Eugenie on the occasion of their marriage. Currently housed in the Louvre.
French Diamond and platinum tiara
Yellow and white diamond tiara
A BELLE EPOQUE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND TIARA The base designed as an openwork wreath of diamond-set laurel leaves, centering upon a circular-cut diamond collet, surmounted by a series of graduated cushion-shaped sapphires in diamond-set clusters, a diamond-set wavy line and alternated diamond and sapphire collets on top, Carrington and Co, about 1910. Image christies