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A special exhibition for the
Summer Opening of the State Rooms,
Buckingham Palace, 2006
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Pair of emerald and diamond earrings

The Royal Collection © 2008,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 200133

magnify Pair of emerald and diamond earrings


One of Queen Mary’s Cambridge emeralds was matched by Garrards, who also supplied the 22 brilliant-cut diamonds at a total cost of £350. The earrings, first worn for the Delhi Durbar, were inherited by The Queen in 1953.

Photograph by Baron, 1957