Most Expensive Royal Jewelry
Royal families are always the center of attraction. They have a distinct style of living. They and their jewelry are always the most talked and admired topics for everyone. The chests of royalties have some exceptional and expensive jewelry pieces that symbolize the status and wealth they posses. Be it tiaras, necklaces, earrings, brooches or pendants, valuable jewelry was always the most important adornment for these aristocrats. For those who have a fancy for the royal jewelry we have picked the most expensive jewels from the treasure of exclusivity of some of the imperial ladies of the world.
Imagine a necklace that has brilliant white diamonds of 8.05 carats with drop diamonds of 7.06 carats, two rare yellow diamonds and an exceptional pink diamond, all set in pure platinum. Surprised? Queen Marie Antoinette, queen of France owned one such diamond necklace that has an estimated worth of $3.7 million.
Queen Mary’s Diamond Riviere and La Peregrina pearl necklace and Princess Margaret’s Diamond Monogram Brooch and Poltimore Tiara are few of the most prized possessions from the treasures of England. The breathtaking diamond Riviere was comprised of 24 old-cut diamonds set in glitters of gold and silver whereas ‘La Peregrina’ is a 500 years old legendary pearl necklace. Both of these famous bling of Queen Mary cost a whopping $1,828,224.
The $1,704,576 Poltimore Tiara and $344,448 Diamond Monogram Brooch of Princess Margaret are few of the best jewelry pieces in the world. Old-cut diamond clusters and diamond scroll motifs made the tiara an exclusive piece of art. The unique feature of this jewel is that it was able to convert into a necklace and eleven brooches. The brooch with initial letter of Princess Margret beneath a coronet was set with single cut diamonds.
Another expensive jewel of high praise is this Diamond and Emerald Tiara of Swedish Princess Katharina Henckel von Donnersmarck. This extravaganza is made of shimmering Shizuka diamonds and brilliant emeralds. The tiara weighs approx 101.27 carats and costs $12,760,000.