House of Savoy's Tiara. This tiara was a gift from Elizabeth of Saxony to his daughter Margherita for her marriage with Prince Umberto of Savoia. The diadem was originally in ears of wheat and the Duchess of Genoa had inherited it from his aunt Elizabeth of Wittelsbach Queen of Prussia. Elizabeth had then remount it by Musy, jewelers in the House of Savoy, in this shape with a pink diamond in the center. The tiara could be disassembled into five brooches
Savoy TURQUOISE/DIAMOND necklace/tiara - graduated oval turquoise & old-cut diamond clusters, each suspending a similar drop to the diamond collet spacers. The 6 main diamonds can be unscrewed. Mounted in silver & gold, c1830. Provenance Countess of Flanders, Queen Elisabeth of Belgium, Queen Maria José of Italy.