Today in Royal History | December 4

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The Death of Cynthia, Countess Spencer in 1972

[Spencer Honeysuckle Tiara | Spencer Tiara]

The 82nd Birthday of Princess Anne, Duchess of Calabria

The Birth of Princess Anne of Denmark in 1917

[Diamond Tiara | Turquoise Star Tiara]

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The Wedding of King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium in 1999

[Queen Mathilde’s Wedding Earrings]

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Diplomatic Reception at Buckingham Palace in 2018

The Prince of Wales in Nepal in 1980

Queen in Sierra Leone in 1961

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Princess Victoria’s Cartier Diamond Tiara

Today marks the 85th Anniversary of the Death of Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom, who died on this day in 1935! The British Princess, who was the daughter of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra, and the sister of King George V and Queen Maud of Norway, was prevented from marrying and remained the lifelong companion of her mother, living only a decade after her death. To mark the Anniversary, we are taking a look at her Cartier Diamond Tiara.

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Today in Royal History | December 3

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The 15th Birthday of Prince Sverre Magnus of Norway

The Death of Prince Andrew of Greece in 1944

The Death of Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll in 1939

[Argyll-Kent Daisy Brooches]

The Death of Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom in 1935

[Diamond Tiara | Queen Alexandra’s Wedding Tiara]

The Birth of Edith, Marchioness of Londonderry in 1878

[Marchioness of Londonderry’s Tiaras]

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NATO 70th Anniversary Reception at Buckingham Palace in 2019

Prince Harry in Guyana in 2016

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Sotheby’s Fine Jewels | 3 December 2020

Today in Royal History | December 1 

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The Death of Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands in 2004

 The 19th Birthday of Princess Aiko of Japan

The 86th Birthday of Baroness Willoughby de Eresby

The Birth of Margaret, Duchess of Argyll in 1912

The Birth of Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom in 1841

[Queen Alexandra’s Wedding Parure | Diamond Circlet | Amethyst Tiara | Diamond Chandelier Earrings | Diamond Link Choker | Diamond and Pearl Brooch | Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee Chain]

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Queen Margrethe in Iceland in 2018

The Christening of Prince Gabriel of Sweden in 2017

The Engagement of Crown Prince Haakon of Norway in 2000

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