Press release

Necklace given as a reward for “supervising” a spirited Princess may leave the UK

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

A stunning set of gold and peridot jewels, presented in 1816 to Miss Cotes by the Prince Regent, has had a temporary export bar placed on it to provide a last chance to raise the £150,000 needed to keep it in the UK.