and the newly acquired, more complete image, without the crease. Once belonging to Princess Pauline Borghese, with seven oval-shaped diamond clusters as flower-heads amid a profusion of foliate scrolls.
Princess Louise d'Orleans Diamond Scroll Kokoshnik Tiara - cttw - to her daughter Princess Maria de la Esperanza of Bourbon-Two Sicilies who married D. Pedro Gastão of Orleans Bragança, Prince of Brazil in 1944 - auctioned in 1981
RUSSIAN CROWN JEWELS - The Russian Nuptial Tiara worn by all Imperial brides on the day of their weddings. It was made around 1800 by St. Petersburg jeweler Jacob David Duval for Empress Elizabeth Alexeievna, wife of Emperor Alexander I.