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“Princess Elena" tiara' silver with 925 colorless topazes by axenoff

“Princess Elena" tiara' silver with 925 colorless topazes by axenoff

1930s superb royal blue silk velvet dress with gold beading, ruching and flared skirt.

1930s superb royal blue silk velvet dress with gold beading, ruching and flared skirt.

American Suffragettes T-Shirt

American Suffragettes T-Shirt

3rd May and today's tiara is the Dehli Durbar Tiara. After being crowned King and Queen in Westminster Abbey, King George V became the first and only sovereign to be crowned Emperor of India. Queen Mary had a new tiara made for the occasion breaking down the Boucheron Loop Tiara, and adding the Cambridge Emeralds she had acquired from her own family. The tiara still exists but the emeralds have been used elsewhere.

3rd May and today's tiara is the Dehli Durbar Tiara. After being crowned King and Queen in Westminster Abbey, King George V became the first and only sovereign to be crowned Emperor of India. Queen Mary had a new tiara made for the occasion breaking down the Boucheron Loop Tiara, and adding the Cambridge Emeralds she had acquired from her own family. The tiara still exists but the emeralds have been used elsewhere.