Cairo, Egypt- The Royal Imperial Wedding group. Taken after Princess Fawzia, 18-year-old sister of King Farouk of Egypt, and Crown Prince Mohamed Rida Chahbour of Iran, had been married in the Abdin Palace. In accordance with Moslem custom, the Princess was not present at the ceremony when the marriage contract was signed, but met her groom in the Queen's apartments afterwards. Left to right: Queen Farida and King Farouk of Egypt; Princess Fawzia and Crown Prince Mohamed, and Queen Mot...
The Empress Fawzia, the wife of Muhammad Reza Shah of Iran, on a return visit to Cairo. Fawzia was one of five sisters of king Farouk, she divorced the Shah, and settled in Cairo with her second husband Ismail Shirin.
Princess Fawzia of Iran She was the daughter of King Fuad and sister of King Farouk, and was married to the Shah of Iran. This matching suite of diamonds comprising tiara, earrings and necklace was made for her by Van Cleef and Arpels.