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Bejewelled Treasures


At the India Festival at the Victoria and Albert Museum is the newly opened exhibition Al Thani Collection. This enormous private collection includes elaborate jewelry, swords, and headpieces with an array of precious stones, jades and diamonds. Some of the pieces are on loan from Her Majesty The Queen. Over one hundred stunning pieces from the 17th century to the present are on display in a show that is bound to leave you smiling as brightly as a diamond.