An Antique Diamond set Tiara by Carrington & Co.

London, c.1890


mounted in silver and gold, comprising of graduating vertical prongs with heart shaped motifs created by opposing foliate elements, centred with old European cut diamonds surrounded by four smaller diamonds, flanked above and below by diamond set trefoil motifs, the prongs alternated between diamond set scalloped elements topped with single diamonds in collet settings.

The fringe element detaches from the metal frame to form a necklace, the diamond set chain which runs along the bottom of the tiara forming the back of the necklace.

Presented in its original brown leather fitted case.

Height of central element: 5cm
Height of side elements: 2cm
Length of necklace: 38cm