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Bavarian Royal Jewels - Wittlesbach Diamond in the Golden Fleece. A grayish blue diamond taken to Europe in the 17th century from India, it was given in 1664 to the Infanta Margarita Teresa by her father, the King of Spain, eventually becoming a fixture of both the Austrian and Bavarian crown jewels.

110-carat. The Cullinan Yellow Asscher-cut Diamond. This glorious yellow diamond originated in South Africa, making its way to the British crown jewels in 1907 under King Edward VII.

Sapphire and Diamond earrings. Made in the late 18th century and worn by every Russian Empress until the Russian revolution.