centres, and surrounded by rose-diamonds : containing respectively 84, 86, 86, 87 rose-diamonds.
From the Maltose crosses issue four imperial arches composed of
oak-leaves and acorns : the leaves containing 728 rose, table, and
brilliant-diamonds : 32 pearls forming the acorns set in cups,
containing 54 rose-diamonds and one table-diamond. The total amount of
diamonds in the arches and acorns is 108 brilliant, 116 table, and 559
From the upper part of the arches are suspended four large pendent
pear-shaped pearls with rose-diamond cups containing 12 rose-diamonds,
and stems containing 24 very small rose-diamonds. Above the arch stands
the Mound, containing in the lower hemisphere 304 brilliants,
and in the upper 244 brilliants : the zone and arc being composed of 33
rose-diamonds. The cross on the summit has a rose-cut sapphire* ('blue
beryl,' Barbot) in the centre, surrounded by 4 large brilliants and
108 smaller brilliants."
Summary op Jewels comprised in the Crown.