A DIAMOND TIARA
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A DIAMOND TIARA

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A DIAMOND TIARA
Designed as a series of diamond-set geometric panels to the central old-cut diamond pendant and quatrefoil cluster (detachable to form a brooch), circa 1925, in pink leather fitted case, accompanied by various drawings to assemble tiara
Provenance
Lady Brabourne CI, DStJ (1896-1979). Née Lady Doreen Geraldine Browne, third daughter of 6th Marquess of Sligo, she was married on 22nd January 1919 to Michael Herbert Rudolph Knatchbull, 5th Baron Brabourne GCSI, GCIE, MC (1895-1939), Governor of Bombay 1933-1937, Governor of Bengal 1937-1939, Viceroy and Acting Governor-General of India in 1938
Literature
D. Scarisbrick, Ancestral Jewels, p. 159, illus.
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