MARCH 30, 2002 - "HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH the Queen Mother, who has died aged 101, was a resolute Queen during the Second War War; the oldest-ever member of the Royal Family, she also became the nation's best-loved figure." Read more: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/1389435/Her-Majesty-Queen-Elizabeth-the-Queen-Mother.html
crown made for Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother. This contains the legendary Koh-i-noor, or Mountain of Light diamond. Indian in origin, its history can be traced to the thirteenth century. It was presented to Queen Victoria by the East India Company in 1850. Queen Mother wore it with the arches removed at her daughter Elizabeth's coronation in 1953.