Queen elizabeth crown diamond from india. The queens cursed diamond. The first request. India has repeatedly demanded that britain return the 105 carat diamond which was presented to queen victoria in 1850 and today sits on display as part of the crown jewels in the tower of london.
India says queen elizabeth should keep koh i noor crown jewel the 105 carat diamond was given to the british as a gift by an indian king and was not stolen india says. Queen elizabeth ii in right of the crown. Both india and pakistan have laid claim to the priceless jewel.
Set in the late queen mothers crown and queen elizabeth. A priceless diamond that is part of queen elizabeths crown was given to britain and not stolen indias government told the countrys supreme court. The diamond was in the crown worn by the queen mother at the coronation of her husband king george vi in 1937 and again at queen elizabeths coronation in 1953.
India says it wants one of the crown.