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Camilla may not wear the Koh-i-noor diamond crown 

By Hemaja burud

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A coronation squabble is building. A 105-carat diamond might stir international uproar

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 if Queen Consort Camilla chooses to wear a medieval crown for King Charles III's coronation on May 6

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 and experts say the item, which is thought to be worth $1 billion, is unlikely to be seen during the ceremony.

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The crown in issue was designed for Queen Mother to wear at her coronation with husband King George VI in 1937

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and it features the magnificent Koh-i-noor diamond.

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and it features the magnificent Koh-i-noor diamond.

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Its name means "mountain of light" in Persian, and the 105-carat diamond is presently atop

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the Queen Mother's plush purple crown having being put in the crowns of former consorts Queen Alexandra and Queen Mary.

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The Koh-i-noor, which was captured by the East India Company and gifted to Queen Victoria in the nineteenth century

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has been a cause of conflict between Britain and India for many years.

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Following the death of Queen Elizabeth II on September 8, many people are clamoring for the jewel to be returned to India,

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and there are issues over whether Camilla will wear the crown.