06 August 2017

Jewels in Motion: The Cartier Halo Tiara

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This month's Jewels in Motion posts are going to focus on royal jewels made by Cartier, and what better place to start than a royal wedding tiara? You can read all about the Cartier Halo Tiara's history over here, and then come back here to see it glittering in motion! (Note that some GIFs may feature flash photography.)





The Queen Mother wears the tiara, ca. 1930s




Princess Margaret wears the tiara, ca. 1953




Princess Margaret wears the tiara, ca. 1954




The Duchess of Cambridge wears the tiara on her wedding day




The Duchess of Cambridge wears the tiara on her wedding day




The tiara is displayed as a part of a recent Cartier exhibition




The tiara is displayed as a part of a recent Cartier exhibition