Queen & Commonwealth
Doctor Bird brooch
The Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 250047

Doctor Bird brooch


C. Garth Sanguinetti and Fred Lusan III of Sanger Studios

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This brooch was presented to The Queen during Her Majesty's Golden Jubilee visit to Jamaica in 2002.

The brooch is in the form of the national Doctor Bird, a species of hummingbird found only in Jamaica which is noted for its distinctive tail streamers. It is made of black Jamaican granite, green Jamaican marble, platinum, white gold, silver, diamonds, rubies and sapphires.