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Ten Most Valuable Gifts Given To the Queen of England

20 December 2014

Ten Most Valuable Gifts Given To the Queen of England

These are the 10 most valuable gifts given to the Queen of England.

The gifts she received are among the most valuable gifts that have ever been given to anyone in modern day history.

Lots of these gifts are so expensive that they are only worn at official coronations, and after they are kept in secured locations.

The value of all the gifts is known, not even the Queen has allowed any official studies to determinate the vast value of all the stuff put together.

Let’s start the counting for the most expensive gifts given to the Queen!

N10. Vladimir Tiara

Most Expensive Gifts Given To the Queen of England N10. Vladimir Tiara
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We start our top with the Vladimir Tiara. It’s a piece of jewelry bought by Queen Mary, in 1921.

The jewelry, also known as the Diamond and Pearl Tiara, it was purchased from the Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia.

The Duchess had inherited the piece from her mother. Considering the adjusted inflation and everything in between, the Vladimir Tiara was worth 984,000 pounds at the time.

After keeping the Vladimir Tiara for herself for many years, Queen Mary eventually handed it off as a gift to Queen Elizabeth II, and it has remained in her private collection ever since.
NEXT: #9. Festoon Necklace

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