• Earrings gold with pearls and diamonds France 1795-1810 © Victoria and Albert Museum London
  • Grand Jete Geoffrey Rowlandson London 1999 © Geoffrey Rowlandson
  • Cross pendant gold with rubies and pearls Germany 1500-25 © Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Necklace pearls set in coloured gold probably England ca.1850 © Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Hair ornament set with pearls emeralds and sapphires Roman 3rd Century The Trustees of the British Museum
  • The Rosebery Tiara QMA Collection. Photo © Sothebys
  • A selection of natural pearls from the Qatar Museums Authority collection Creutz
  • Frozen by Sam Tho Duong collection of Qatar Museums Authority Marc Pelletreau Samaar Kassab QMA
  • Hemmerle Tarantula Brooch. Courtesy Hemerle