A RARE OTTOMAN DIAMOND AND RUBY SET GOLD TIARA, TURKEY, CIRCA 1800. The foliate openwork frame supporting attached elements set with cut-diamonds, the centre with a large diamond floral rosette radiating diamond-set petals issuing floral sprays set with diamonds and rubies, the crown with a star and crescent motif, suspension loops to the sides. (Via Sotheby's)

A RARE OTTOMAN DIAMOND AND RUBY SET GOLD TIARA, TURKEY, CIRCA 1800. The foliate openwork frame supporting attached elements set with cut-diamonds, the centre with a large diamond floral rosette radiating diamond-set petals issuing floral sprays set with diamonds and rubies, the crown with a star and crescent motif, suspension loops to the sides. (Via Sotheby's)

Essex Tiara, owned by Countess of Essex in 1902; loaned to Princess Margarita for her wedding in 1996.

Essex Tiara, owned by Countess of Essex in 1902; loaned to Princess Margarita for her wedding in 1996.

Coral, 1860s, Naples. Central shell female head, flanked cupids on dolphins, supporting sub-structure gold wire. National Gallery, Victoria.

Coral, 1860s, Naples. Central shell female head, flanked cupids on dolphins, supporting sub-structure gold wire. National Gallery, Victoria.

Cartier Indian Tiara, originally owned by Princess Marie-Louise, daughter of HRH Princess Helena, the fifth child of HM Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.

Royal Jewels

Cartier Indian Tiara, originally owned by Princess Marie-Louise, daughter of HRH Princess Helena, the fifth child of HM Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.

Queen Maxima wore this sumptuous diamond and sapphire tiara for the inauguration ceremony of her husband Willem-Alexander as King of the Netherlands.

Queen Maxima wore this sumptuous diamond and sapphire tiara for the inauguration ceremony of her husband Willem-Alexander as King of the Netherlands.

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