Prince William Gives Kate His Mother Diana's Engagement Ring

Prince William and Kate Middleton arrive at the Central Flying School at RAF Cranwell where Prince William received his RAF wings in a graduation ceremony, Sleaford in Lincolnshire, England on April 11, 2008 / Princess Diana's engagement ring Prince William and Kate Middleton arrive at the Central Flying School at RAF Cranwell where Prince William received his RAF wings in a graduation ceremony, Sleaford in Lincolnshire, England on April 11, 2008 / Princess Diana's engagement ring

A spokesman for Prince Charles says Prince William has given fiancee Kate Middleton the engagement ring that belonged to his late mother, Princess Diana.

The ring is an oval sapphire surrounded by diamonds.

Royal officials announced Tuesday that William and Kate will marry in the spring or summer of next year, giving Britain its biggest royal wedding since Charles married Diana in 1981

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