It is believed that the tiara was commissioned sometime during 1900, possibly from the renowned jewelers Chaumet, by Guido Count von Henckel, First Prince von Donnersmarck, for his second wife Princess Katharina.
An amethyst tiara, made in France in the mid nineteenth century in the Empire style is made of gold and silver and has a complete set of amethysts of varying sizes, 9 large ovals that focus on articulating the tiara and over 150 small.
The Diadem of the Stars (Portuguese: Diadema das Estrelas) was made in 1865 for the wife of King Luis I of Portugal, Queen Consort Maria Pia of Savoy, who had a love for jewelry and fashion. The tiara and matching necklace was also fashioned in the workshop of the Portuguese Royal Jeweler by Estevão de Sousa in Lisbon, Portugal. Gold, silver, diamonds, pink diamonds. 9.3 x 15 cm ("Tradução": O Diadema das Estrelas foi feito para a Rainha de Portugal, pelo joalheiro português Estevão de…
DIAMOND TIARA, LATE 19TH CENTURY, Designed as a foliate spray set with circular-cut and rose diamonds, the three flowers set en tremblent, fitted case, accompanied by three tiara frames, five hair pin fittings, four brooch pins and five original drawings depicting the various combinations for the jewels to be worn as a tiara, necklace, aigrette, brooches and corsage ornament, six small rose diamonds deficient.
The Post Diamond Tiara - early Victorian c1840. The flower petals and leaves are pavé set with 1,198 old mine and rose cut diamonds. Fashioned "en tremblant;" the flowers were mounted on trembler springs so that every movement would enhance the brilliance and sparkle of the diamonds.