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tiara time! Farah’s Seven Emerald Tiara

As Emeralds in May winds to a close, but it wouldn’t be complete without a salute to Shabadu Farah, wife of the last Shah of Iran. In the parlance of our times, the Persian Empire has been stupid with priceless gems … Continue reading

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tiara time! the Noor-ol-Ai tiara

We must be in one of our “shoulda-been-a-History-professor” moments cos after the Hesse Aquamarines, We seem to be on a “historied-tiara” streak. The Noor-ol-Ain probably wins for the most exotic and intriguing backstory. After research, this fabulous gem resulted in … Continue reading

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