TIARAS arranged chronologically by date of its FIRST appearance from Engagement Day.
CARTIER HALO SCROLL TIARA
From the Official Royal Wedding Site:
The veil is made of layers of soft, ivory silk tulle with a trim of hand-embroidered flowers, which was embroidered by the Royal School of Needlework. The veil is held in place by a Cartier ‘halo’ tiara, lent to Miss Middleton by The Queen. The ‘halo’ tiara was made by Cartier in 1936 and was purchased by The Duke of York (later King George VI) for his Duchess (later Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother) three weeks before he succeeded his brother as King. The tiara was presented to Princess Elizabeth (now The Queen) by her mother on the occasion of her 18th birthday.
Photo from Cartier Archives
This tiara has been worn by The Queen Mother, Princess Margaret and Princess Anne. To read more about this tiara, please read this link of the 'Royal Order of Sartorial' blog: