Queen Margrethe Silver Jubilee
Today marks the 45th anniversary of the Accession of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark. In honour of the Accession, we will take a look at a Gala Dinner during the Silver of Queen Margrethe in 1997. First Row, From L-R; Queen Ingrid of Denmark (wearing the Danish Ruby parure), Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark, Queen Margrethe of Denmark (wearing the Pearl Poire Tiara), Prince Consort Henrik of Denmark, the Princess Alexandra of Denmark (wearing the Alexandrine Drop Tiara), and Prince Joachim of Denmark. Second Row, From L-R; Queen Anne Marie of Greece (wearing the Greek Ruby Parure), King Constantine II of Greece, a Scandinavian President and First lady, Queen Sonja of Norway (wearing Queen Josefina’s Diamond Tiara), King Harald V of Norway, another Scandinavian President and First lady, Princess Bendikte of Denmark (wearing the Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg Fringe Tiara), and Prince Richard of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg. Back Row, From L-R; Princess Nathalie of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg (wearing her mother’s floral Tiara), Princess Alexandra of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg (wearing Queen Sofia’s Star Tiara), Prince Gustav of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, Princess Elisabeth of Denmark (wearing Queen Alexandrine’s Fringe Tiara), Count Ingolf of Rosenborg, Crown Prince Haakon of Norway, Countess Anne Dorte of Rosenborg (wearing Queen Alexandrine’s Sapphire Tiara), Count Christian of Rosenborg, Prince Nikolaos of Greece, and Crown Princess Marie Chantal of Greece (wearing her Fringe Tiara). As always, click on the underlined/highlighted links to get to a post about that tiara.