Meaning ‘mountain of light,’ this is one of the world’s largest cut diamonds, ad its reputation is legendary. Displayed within the Tower of London as part of the Crown Jewels, this impressive diamond was traded between various factions in south and west Asia until it was ceded to Queen Victoria in 1849.
Glistening gold tone with a high prismatic effect to indicate preciousness and royalty.
London’s castle. Mighty fortress. Royal palace. Infamous prison.
Almost 1,000 years since its inception, the Tower of London, with its spellbinding history steeped in mystery and intrigue, still has the capacity to both fascinate and horrify.