THE ROMANOV JEWELRY -- The first piece of jewelry which Empress Maria Alexandrovna, grandmother of Nikolay II, received was a small brooch. It was set with a rare green diamond about ct. The setting is engraved on the back: April – the day of her wedding.
Romanov jewellery: this is a 136 carat emerald "The Green Queen". Decorated by diamonds. It belonged to Nikolai of Russia and later in to GD Alexandra Iosifovna, wife of Nikolay II relative. Today is kept in the Diamond Fund, Moscow Kremlin.
The largest known pink diamond, the most celebrated diamond in the Iranian Crown Jewels, and one of the oldest diamonds known to man; the Darya-i-noor is a pale pink, table or taviz-cut diamond with a name that means "River of Light".
This small brooch in the Queen Elizabeth II collection includes a central pink stone framed by diamonds and surrounded by larger round diamonds. On the outer edge, small diamonds are tucked between the largest stones. Via Her Majesty’s Jewel Vault.