The tiara was originally owned by queen mother queen elizabeth i. She took apart below wedding gift necklace in a greek key pattern most likely made by william davis of e.
Jan 7 2017 it was originally part of queen mary s collection in the 1920s.
Lotus flower tiara. See more ideas about tiara queen mum flower tiara. To re patriate the diamonds and pearls for a new tiara a garrads commission. The lotus flower tiara.
The garrard necklace that was dismantled to make the lotus flower tiara. The first royal wearer of this tiara which takes its name from the lotus flower or papyrus leaf elements that dominate the piece was the queen mum. Embed from getty images after princess margaret s death the lotus flower tiara came into the queen s collection who loaned the piece to the duchess of cambridge for the diplomatic reception in 2013 and the chinese state banquet in 2015.
Following princess margaret s 2002 death the tiara made its way. Art deco diadem worn by kate middleton but hasn t been seen in 5 years the royal family have a stunning collection of tiaras and the lotus flower tiara is one of the prettiest. The lotus flower tiara.
She took a page out of her mother in law s book when creating the sparkler. This tiara was created by garrard in 1923 using a necklace also from garrard that queen elizabeth received from her husband king george vi earlier that same year on the occasion of their wedding. The second tiara of catherine s royal life was lotus flower tiara also known as papyrus tiara.
The lotus flower tiara was also worn by reginald wilcock the queen mother s page who served in her household for 40 years on the wedding day of viscount linley. Here s a more in depth look at the top jewel on that list. Queen elizabeth of the united kingdom s lotus flower tiara creation.
It was made from a necklace that she received as a wedding gift in 1923. She wore it at her first diplomatic reception in december 2013. The first royal wearer of this tiara which takes its name from the lotus flower or papyrus leaf elements that dominate the piece was the queen mum.
The queen mother gave it to princess margaret who wore it often and also loaned it to her daughter in law viscountess linley as a wedding tiara. This tiara also referred to as the papyrus leaf tiara originally belonged to queen elizabeth the queen mother.