Queen Mary’s Diamond Thistle Brooch

Happy Burns Night! A celebration of the life and poetry of the poet Robert Burns, the author of many a Scots poem, Burns Night also brings out much Scottish Symbolism. The Thistle is the floral emblem of Scotland, represented in the Order of the Thistle, and thus today, we are featuring a royal jewel that highlights the thistle: Queen Mary’s Diamond Thistle Brooch! Continue reading

Today in Royal History | January 25

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The 44th Birthday of Princess Charlene of Monaco

[Ocean Tiara]

Wedding

The Wedding of Victoria, Princess Royal and Prince Friedrich Wilhelm of Prussia in 1858

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The Iranian State Visit to Thailand in 1968

The Christening of the Prince of Wales in 1842

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Burns Night

[Queen Mary’s Diamond Thistle Brooch | Queen Mother’s Diamond Thistle Brooch]

Today in Royal History | January 24

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The 10th Birthday of Princess Athena of Denmark

Wedding

The Wedding of the Earl of Dalkeith in 1953

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Royals at the World Economic Forum in 2019

Sultan of Pahang elected King of Malaysia in 2019

Icelandic State Visit to Denmark in 2017

Royal Guests at the Funeral of King Frederick IX of Denmark in 1972

The Funeral of King Frederick IX of Denmark in 1972

Queen Frederica in New York City in 1964

The Queen in India in 1961

The Wedding Ball of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia in 1874

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Cartier Pearl Drop Tiara

Happy Birthday to Princess Caroline of Monaco and Hanover, who turns 65 today! The elder sister of Prince Albert II and only beneficiary of her grandmother, Princess Charlotte, and mother, Princess Grace, who is also the Consort of the Head of the illustrious House of Hanover, Princess Caroline has a magnificent jewellery collection, one of the highlights of which is the Cartier Pearl Drop Tiara! Continue reading

Today in Royal History | January 23

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The 65th Birthday of Princess Caroline of Monaco and Hanover

[Cartier Pearl Drop Tiara | Brunswick Tiara | Diamond Tiara | Diamond Fringe NecklaceSapphire ParureReed Stomacher | Other Jewels | Cartier Diamond Necklace | Bains de Mer Tiara | Gold Coffee Bean Suite | Princess Caroline’s Tiaras]

The Birth of Grand Duchess Charlotte of Luxembourg in 1896

[The Luxembourg Royal Tiaras | Luxembourg Chaumet Emerald TiaraCharlotte: A Royal at War]

Wedding

The Wedding of Princess Maria Francesca of Savoy and Prince Luigi of Bourbon-Parma in 1939

The Wedding of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia in 1874

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Royal Film Performance in 1947

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Today in Royal History | January 22

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The 35th Birthday of Princess Nina of Greece and Denmark

[Antique Corsage Tiara]

The Death of Princess Margaret of Prussia, Landgravine of Hesse in 1954

[Hesse Emerald Tiara]

The Death of Queen Victoria in 1901

[Queen Victoria’s Top 20 Jewels | Oriental Circlet Tiara]

Wedding

The Wedding of Princess Alexandrine Louise of Denmark to Count Luitpold of Castell-Castell in 1937

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Princess Eugenie engaged to Jack Brooksbank in 2018

The Dutch State Visit to Brunei in 2013

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