05 June 2012

The Cullinan III and IV Brooch

The Cullinan III and IV Brooch
This massive brooch, also known as “Granny’s Chips”, features two cleavings from the famous Cullinan diamond from South Africa. Read more at Order of Splendor on this brooch in particular, and on the Cullinan diamond as a whole.

Appearances: 
5 June 2012: The Diamond Jubilee Thanksgiving Service
1958: State Visit to the Netherlands