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British Diamond Tiaras

British Diamond Tiaras

Despite the fact that this year has practically flown by, the year comes to an end, but not without some of the most luxurious Tiaras going on display for the world to see. With two Royal Weddings and one Exhibition, here are a few British […]

The Al-Thani Jewels

The Al-Thani Jewels

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York currently has on display Indian Jewels part of the private collection of Sheikh Hamad bin Abdullah Al- Thani. The exhibition is on until the 25th of January 2015 and depicts Indian workmanship from the Mughal times. Jigha […]

Indian Jewels – stand the test of time

Indian Jewels – stand the test of time

A nation with rich traditions that vary from state to state has always been in the limelight for its perfect craftsmanship in terms of jewellery.   From the early days India gained popularity for its Diamonds recovered from the Golconda mines, excellent cutting traditions passed […]

Glistening British Treasures – The Cheapside Hoard

Glistening British Treasures – The Cheapside Hoard

Could treasures with unsolved mysteries really exist? I did not believe it myself until I heard of the Cheapside Hoard.Don’t miss this chance to visit the Museum of London between 11 October 2013 to 27th April 2014 to gaze at these historic treasures. This “Hoard” […]

Liz Taylor – the “Guardian” of Bvlgari Jewels

Liz Taylor – the “Guardian” of Bvlgari Jewels

Elizabeth Taylor the British American superstar had a passion for fine jewellery acquiring some outstanding pieces over the years. One of her most re countable relationships was with the leading Italian maison Bvlgari. Her love affair with Bvlgari began when she was shooting for her […]

Iranian Treasures

Iranian Treasures

Iran earlier known as Persia, is bordered by the Caspian Sea and the Persian Gulf. Known to be home to one of the worlds largest collection of spectacular gemstones, the treasury holds the Darya-e-Nour Diamond and mounds of other stones notably Emeralds, Yellow Diamonds, Rubies […]