Diana Scarisbrick

Diana Scarisbrick is a historian specializing in jewelry and cameos who has published many books and articles, including Royal Jewels: From Charlemagne To The Romanovs; Rings: Jewellery of Power, Love and Loyalty and A Heart of Gold: Jewels of Sentiment. She has been the curator of exhibitions in France, the U.S. and Japan. Her interest in the Scottish tradition which began when she collaborated on the exhibition The Art of Jewellery in Scotland held at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh in 1991 has continued ever since.