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Russian Crown Jewels from the USGS Library
Russian Crown Jewels from the USGS Library
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Title: Russian Crown Jewels from the USGS Library


Previously undiscovered photo of undocumented Russian Crown Jewels were recently discovered in the USGS library. The photo appear in a 1922 album called "Russian Diamond Fund," that was uncovered in the rare book room of the library. This necklace was one of the four undocumented jewels.

Location: Reston, VA, USA

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Photographer Organization: USGS

Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.


Photograph discovered in 2012.  

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File Details:
Type: JPEG image - 10.59 MB
Dimensions: 4438 x 3516
Resolution: 72 dpi

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