Crown of Margaret of York (1446-1503) Made to fit over a henin (conical headdress) and worn to her wedding to Charles of Burgundy in July, 1468. Margaret's crown of silver-gilt, enamel, precious stones and pearls is one of only two English crowns from the medieval regalia to have survived Cromwell's ravages
Sarmatia king - 1st c A.D.-A Sarmatian crown, found at the Khokhlach burial mound near Novocherkassk, in 1864.The territory of Sarmatia was an expansive stretch of land reaching from the Caspian Sea in the East to the Vistula River in the West, and as far south as the Danube. Essentially, Sarmatia was a collection of independent tribes, much like ancient Germania, that encompassed parts of modern Russia, Ukraine, the Baltic States, Central Asian nations and into central European countries…
Imperial Crown of the Holy Roman Empire. displayed at the Schatzkamme (Imperial Treasury), Hofburg Palace, Vienna, Austria. Eight hinged plates form the octagonal body of the imperial crown. Four smaller plates bear pictorial representations from the Old Testament in cloisonné enamel; the four main plates of differing sizes are decorated solely by precious stones and pearls in raised settings.
The oldest surviving crown of an English queen, 1370-80. Gold, enamel, sapphires, rubies, emeralds, diamonds, pearls. Recorded in England in a list of jewels and plate drawn up in 1399. Probably belonged to King Edward III or Anne of Bohemia, the wife of King Richard II, who was deposed that year by Henry IV. Henry's daughter, Princess Blanche, married the Palatine Elector Ludwig III in 1402 and the crown passed to the Palatine Treasury in Heidelberg as part of her dowry.
St Margaret crown, ca. 1250 MEDIA gilded silver, amethysts, turquoises, sapphires, pearls SIZE heigth: 6,2 cm - diameter: 17 cm LOCATION Hungary - Budapest - Hungarian National Museum NOTES The lower parts of the lilied elements are decorated with three gemstones, the central setting is in the middle of a rosette. The parts with lilies are decorated alternately with a pearl surrounded by three precious stones, or a precious stone surrounded by three pearls.