03 September 2020

The Nightly Necklace: Queen Sonja's Emerald and Pearl Choker Necklace

Allstar Picture Library Ltd/Alamy

Queen Sonja of Norway wears a four-stranded pearl necklace with a geometric diamond and emerald clasp, plus an additional strand of pearls, for a gala, December 1993; Sonja also wears the clasp on a twelve-stranded bracelet of seed pearls (which she has also used, on at least one occasion, as a bandeau-style tiara)