Velva Walter
Velva Walter
Velva Walter

Velva Walter

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The Scepter | Andreas Osenbruck | 1615 dated,Europe The Austrian Crown Jewels (German: Insignien und Kleinodien) is a term denoting the regalia and vestments worn by the Holy Roman Emperor, and later by the Emperor of Austria, during the coronation ceremony and other state functions.[

French Crown Jewels by rosebennet, via Flickr

110-carats and with an equally prodigious history, the Cullinan yellow asscher-cut diamond, The glorious yellow diamond originated in South Africa, making its way to the British crown jewels in 1907 under King Edward VII.

The so-called Reliquary Brooch is preserved in the Lovure and is a pendant brooch containing some large diamonds including two Sancy cut stones of a brown tint weighing about 21.44 (old) carats each (they are the Mazarins XVII and XVIII), each of which had been among Louis XIV's set of buttons. Altogether there are 93 brilliants weighing 143.84 (old) carats.

The Cullinan I, also named the “Great Star of Africa”, is a 530.2 carat diamond. It is part of the British crown jewels and is usually on display in the Tower of London.

Victorian-era jewel near Edinburgh, Scotland

Garden House, Eguisheim, Alsace, France

Sunwise Turn, Carmel Imagined by many a passer-by to be the cottage of the Seven Dwarves, Sunwise Turn is another Comstock creation. Shabby and sweet just as a real unkempt cottage in the woods, the home also known as the Elspeth Rose house is totally timeless.

In the village of Wherwell, nr Andover, Hampshire, UK

Leonberger and her pup - German dogs

These 16th Century thatched cottages in Charlton, Andover were once the Buck and Dog Public House by Anguskirk.