23 September 2017

The Daily Diadem: Queen Marie Amelie's Sapphire Parure Tiara

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The tiara from the sapphire and diamond parure that once belonged to Queen Marie Amélie of France is displayed at the Louvre in Paris, June 2016; the tiara, which dates to the early nineteenth-century, was later owned by Marie Amélie's descendants, the Counts and Countesses of Paris, until it was purchased by the Louvre in 1985