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The Manchester Tiara
This tiara was ordered in Paris in 1903 by the Dowager Duchess of Manchester. It was made by Cartier and includes over 1,400 diamonds of different varieties, set in gold and silver. The Duchess herself was one of the first American women to marry into the English peerage and was described as being incredibly beautiful and popular, becoming friends with the Alexandra of Denmark, who would later be Queen of England. The tiara is now in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum.

The Manchester Tiara

This tiara was ordered in Paris in 1903 by the Dowager Duchess of Manchester. It was made by Cartier and includes over 1,400 diamonds of different varieties, set in gold and silver. The Duchess herself was one of the first American women to marry into the English peerage and was described as being incredibly beautiful and popular, becoming friends with the Alexandra of Denmark, who would later be Queen of England. The tiara is now in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum.

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