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Encrusted with gems: a look at history’s most famous crowns

The crown – derived from the Latin word ‘corona’, meaning ‘wreath – is the ultimate symbol of authority and power, and the traditional headwear of kings, queens and emperors.

Here, we explore the symbolism and history of these regal adornments, and, more importantly, the priceless jewels used in their making.

View the original video here.

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