09 April 2018

The Daily Diadem: Lady Mayoress Blackshaw's Tiara

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Carole Blackshaw, Lady Mayoress of London, wears a baroque pearl and diamond tiara during the Russian state visit, June 2003; Lady Mayoresses often borrow tiaras, and this sparkler, which apparently once belonged to a Hanoverian prince, is now the property of the Qatar Museums Authority