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Known as Empress Josephine's Tiara, this tiara was made long after she died in around 1890 using the original diamonds given to Josephine by Tsar Alexander I (after her divorce from Napoleon) and passed down plus hundreds of other diamonds. Part of the Faberge collection on permanent display at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Photo by crossmage, via Flickr.

“This diamond tiara was created by Fabergé c. The stunning briolette diamonds were a gift from Tsar Alexander I given to the Empress Josephine after she was divorced from Napoleon Bonaparte. This piece is one of only a few tiaras ever made by Fabergé.