18 January 2013

The Grima Ruby Brooch

The Grima Ruby Brooch
Made of recycled carved rubies, free-form gold, and diamonds, this brooch was created by jeweler Andrew Grima. It was given to the Queen by the Duke of Edinburgh in 1966, and is one of a number of modern pieces that have been added to her collection during her reign.

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Appearances:
1 December 2016: Audiences at Buckingham Palace
1 November 2016: State Visit from Colombia
5 November 2015: Imjin Barracks Visit
10 October 2014: Audiences at Buckingham Palace
10 February 2014: Return from Sandringham
19 February 2013: Audiences at Buckingham Palace 
2011: State Visit to Ireland 
2007: Royal Maundy Service
2002: Commonwealth Day Observance Service
Various Years: Christmas Broadcast