26 August 2018

The Daily Diadem: The Methuen Floral Tiara

Laurie Minor-Penland/Smithonian Institution; click here for larger version

The Methuen Floral Tiara, also known as the Post Diamond Tiara, is displayed with its matching floral brooches at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C.; the tiara, which belonged to the Barons Methuen, was purchased by Marjorie Merriweather Post in 1970 and gifted to the Smithsonian Institution