Royal Tiaras Up Close The Duchess of Teck Rose and Crescent Tiara, the Strathmore Rose Tiara and the Delhi Durbar Tiara rest on display. In 1998 the Queen loaned all three to be displayed for the first time for a charity event.
From the Royal Collection of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. When first made in the tiara consisted of the three upright rectangular stones (detachable for use as brooches), mounted on a simple platinum band. The large central stone was originally t
This is the famous Londonderry tiara. Its biggest claim to fame is that Lady Londonderry dropped it down the loo at Westminster Abbey during the coronation of Edward VII in 1902 and spent most of the ceremony trying to retrieve it.
The Alba wedding tiara.This major pearl and diamond tiara was once owned by Empress Eugénie de Montijo, wife of Napoleon III. It passed to her older sister Paca, the Duchess of Alba, and remains with the family to the present.