|Kate wears her endless knot necklace in Bhutan (Photo: Heathcliff O’Malley-Pool/Getty Images)
Near the end of last week’s royal tour of India and Bhutan, Queen Jetsun Pema of Bhutan gave the Duchess of Cambridge a gold necklace with an intricate pendant. People writes this week that the necklace was designed by Bhutanese jeweler Sonam Rabgye.
|Photo: Heathcliff O’Malley-Pool/Getty Images
According to People, the diamond and gold necklace was a custom piece. The pendant design is an endless knot, which is a Buddhist symbol of “the harmony of wisdom and compassion.”
The interview includes a few more tidbits about Kate’s tour jewelry, including an interview with Kiki McDonough. You can read the web version of the article here. You can also catch up on all of our coverage about Kate’s jewelry on the royal tour in our roundup post.