Crown, Hungary, 14th century, gold, cabochon stones, found among the ruins of Várad cathedral, On the death of her father in 1382, Sigismund of Luxemburg (1368-1437)'s betrothed, Mary, became queen of Hungary and Sigismund married her in 1385 in Zólyom (today Zvolen). The next year, he was accepted as Mary's future co-ruler by the Treaty of Győr. @ Hungarian National Museum http://andrejkoymasky.com/liv/cro/eu1/aus18.html
German: Essen crown - The small crown is the oldest surviving crown of lilies in Europe. The gold band with 4 lilies is decorated with filigree patterns of coupled gold wires, set with pearls and precious stones.