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Old 11-30-2014, 04:03 AM
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Princess Margaret’s Jewels at Bonhams London Fine Jewellery Sale Dec 4 | BLOUIN ARTINFO
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The Top Ten: Princess Margaret's Jewels | The Court Jeweller

Margaret's jewels were truly magnificent. I especially love her rose brooch and wedding tiara.
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And sadly so much of her jewels were sold off after her death.
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And sadly so much of her jewels were sold off after her death.
It is just the "legalized theft" which is the British inheritance tax system. When Britons buy property, they pay income tax, then stamp duty, then VAT on everything that goes into a property, then council tax, then capital gains tax and then inheritance tax. No wonder that the beneficiaries of the late Princess Margaret (and so many other not so famous Britons) have to sell off valuables to overcome these unbelievable taxes.

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Old 03-08-2015, 11:01 PM
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Few photos of Margaret's engagement ring:

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I'm surprised there are not a lot of good photos of her ring. Based on what I can see, I like the ring. Very lovely design.
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Old 05-16-2015, 09:42 PM
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The Poltimore Tiara | The Court Jeweller

This tiara is amazingly stunning. Truly regal, majestic, and exquisite.
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Old 09-26-2015, 02:18 AM
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Saturday Sparkler: The Persian Turquoise Tiara | The Court Jeweller

I find this tiara stunningly regal and elegant. The rest of the set is also beautiful.
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Old 09-26-2015, 02:46 AM
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What a wonderful entire set. I am not particularly a fan of the tiara. I really hope not to have lost this set would be a shame. We'll see.
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I think torquoises are wonderful but they are at their best when worn with a white gown or the same blue Princess Margaret is wearing. Exquisite. Did this set go to auction too?
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Old 09-26-2015, 03:05 AM
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Just beautiful turquoises; they epitomise "Margaret" when I picture them.
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Old 09-27-2015, 05:14 AM
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I think torquoises are wonderful but they are at their best when worn with a white gown or the same blue Princess Margaret is wearing. Exquisite. Did this set go to auction too?
No it wasn't auctioned. It's whereabouts is unknown. It could be that it si with one of Martgaret#s children or that it is back in the royal Vaults like the Lotus flower tiara.
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Old 09-27-2015, 06:19 AM
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I don't really like turquoise but this one really suited the late Princess Margaret.
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I love this tiara! It is exquisite!
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This is how this tiara originally lookes:
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The upper row of diamonds was removed from the koskoshnik style tiara. So it received a more 'open' look which I find quite an improvement. Imo the parure is very beautiful, and I'd love to see it again.
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It was Diamond Necklaces owned by Queen Mary.Inherited to Her Upon Queen Mary death on 1953
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Saturday Sparkler: The Lotus Flower Tiara | The Court Jeweller

This tiara is very stunning. Such an a beautiful design. One of my favorites in the family.
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Old 10-17-2015, 01:26 AM
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Kate may perhaps wear the Lotus again if she attends the State Banquet for the Chinese later this month.
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Old 10-17-2015, 03:07 AM
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One of my favorite tiaras. What wonderful that this tiara stayed in the royal family. I hope and I the Duchess to wear this tiara.
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This tiara is very stunning. Such an a beautiful design. One of my favorites in the family.
Its a classical piece and really beautiful tiara,it really suited Princess Margaret and it would be wonderful to see it worn again by the Duchess of Cambridge.
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I always loved this. Especially worn bandau style.
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