Robyn Schroeder

Robyn Schroeder

I live in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. I am eclectic in my taste, dry in my humor and intrepid in my heart.
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Mantle belonging to Empress Maria Fyodorovna. Made by Emile Pingat, Paris, France. Circa 1891-92. Silk brocade, satin, cloth, ostrich feathers, galloon. Collection of State Hermitage Museum.

Mantle belonging to Empress Maria Fyodorovna. Made by Emile Pingat, Paris, France. Circa 1891-92. Silk brocade, satin, cloth, ostrich feathers, galloon. Collection of State Hermitage Museum.

Queen Elizabeth I and Queen Mary I: These half-sisters are buried in the same tomb. The inscription on the tomb is in Latin, and translates to: ”Partners both in throne and grave, here rest we two sisters, Elizabeth and Mary, in the hope of one resurrection.” You can find their tomb nestled just to the left of the Chapel of King Henry VII on the East side of Westminster Abbey.

Queen Elizabeth I and Queen Mary I: These half-sisters are buried in the same tomb. The inscription on the tomb is in Latin, and translates to: ”Partners both in throne and grave, here rest we two sisters, Elizabeth and Mary, in the hope of one resurrection.” You can find their tomb nestled just to the left of the Chapel of King Henry VII on the East side of Westminster Abbey.

Winter cape belonging to Dowager Empress Maria Fyodorovna. Made by Morin-Blossier, Paris, France. Circa 1905. Cloth, silk, braid, fur, metal. Collection of State Hermitage Museum.

Winter cape belonging to Dowager Empress Maria Fyodorovna. Made by Morin-Blossier, Paris, France. Circa 1905. Cloth, silk, braid, fur, metal. Collection of State Hermitage Museum.

1910, Edwardian Black & Tan Two Tone Leather Lacing Cutouts High Top Boots Shoes The boots measure 8 inches tall, 10 inches long, 3 inches wide, with 1 inch high heels. These antique boots are difficult to size for today's foot but my guess would be about a size 7 narrow width.

1910, Edwardian Black & Tan Two Tone Leather Lacing Cutouts High Top Boots Shoes The boots measure 8 inches tall, 10 inches long, 3 inches wide, with 1 inch high heels. These antique boots are difficult to size for today's foot but my guess would be about a size 7 narrow width.

Coat by Émile Béchoff, Les Modes October 1923. Photo by Henri Manuel.

Coat by Émile Béchoff, Les Modes October 1923. Photo by Henri Manuel.

Cape belonging to Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna. Made by the workshop of A. Brisac (?), St. Petersburg, Russia. 1901. Tulle, silk, cloth, soutache, chiffon. Collection of State Hermitage Museum.

Cape belonging to Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna. Made by the workshop of A. Brisac (?), St. Petersburg, Russia. 1901. Tulle, silk, cloth, soutache, chiffon. Collection of State Hermitage Museum.