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The King Khalid of Saudi Arabia Diamond Necklace.  This necklace was made by Harry Winston and was given to QEII when she made a State visit to Saudi Arabia in February, 1979. The Queen loaned it to the Princess on at least three occasions during 1982 and 1983. Diana wears it with the diamond and pearl drop earrings, a wedding present from the Emir of Qatar.

The King Khalid of Saudi Arabia Diamond Necklace. This necklace was made by Harry Winston and was given to QEII when she made a State visit to Saudi Arabia in February, 1979. The Queen loaned it to the Princess on at least three occasions during 1982 and 1983. Diana wears it with the diamond and pearl drop earrings, a wedding present from the Emir of Qatar.

March 4, 1982: Princess Diana attends the Barbican Centre in London the following night after the Queen opened it. David Frost hosts the Night Of Knight's.

March 4, 1982: Princess Diana attends the Barbican Centre in London the following night after the Queen opened it. David Frost hosts the Night Of Knight's.

Hyde Park Corner on a dark winter's evening.  Her Majesty was in her car, being driven to an event, only I was running.

Hyde Park Corner on a dark winter's evening. Her Majesty was in her car, being driven to an event, only I was running.

Oriental Circlet Tiara. The tiara was made for Queen Victoria in 1853.This also called Indian-Ruby-Tiara was one of the favourite headjewels of the late Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother.

Oriental Circlet Tiara. The tiara was made for Queen Victoria in 1853.This also called Indian-Ruby-Tiara was one of the favourite headjewels of the late Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother.

Diana only wore the "swan lake" necklace once, and it was only on loan to her by Garrard's, who had been commissioned to make a pair of matching earrings. Princess Diana borrowed the necklace hoping to own the set, but was killed before the transaction could ever be completed with Garrard's. She never wore the earrings that were made to go with the necklace.

Diana only wore the "swan lake" necklace once, and it was only on loan to her by Garrard's, who had been commissioned to make a pair of matching earrings. Princess Diana borrowed the necklace hoping to own the set, but was killed before the transaction could ever be completed with Garrard's. She never wore the earrings that were made to go with the necklace.

The Queen's favourite tiara, given to her from her grandmother, Queen Mary, will be in the exhibition. Here, she is pictured wearing it in on a state visit in 2011.

The Queen's favourite tiara, given to her from her grandmother, Queen Mary, will be in the exhibition. Here, she is pictured wearing it in on a state visit in 2011.

Queen Victoria wore the Small Diamond Crown in preference to the Imperial State Crown whenever she could. Studded with about 1,300 diamonds, it was made in 1870.

Queen Victoria wore the Small Diamond Crown in preference to the Imperial State Crown whenever she could. Studded with about 1,300 diamonds, it was made in 1870.