Miss Universe Crown Set With 311 Diamonds

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27/12/2015 09:28

Although media coverage of the Miss Universe 2015 competition surrounded the mix-up over the winner, one of the other stars of the event was the crown presented to Miss Philippines. The crown is set with 311 diamonds, five pieces of blue topaz, 198 pieces of blue sapphire, 33 pieces of crystal and made of gold and was designed to resemble the Manhattan skyline. The crown is reportedly worth around $300,000 and was made by Czech Republic company, Diamonds International Corporation. The crown took four months to make and involved Czech glassmakers, jewelers, and diamond cutters and polishers.