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Antique Louis XVI secretary, 1783 ~ by Jean Henri Riesener (French, 1734–1806). made for Queen Marie Antoinette at Versailles.

from Mail Online

The other Queen mother: She spent two years in an asylum, then became a nun. A new documentary explores the unconventional life of the Queen’s mother-in-law, Princess Alice

Prince Philip with his mother Princess Alice of Greece and Denmark. She founded an order of nuns later in life.

Fussreliquiar. Gold-plated copper. For the relic of one of the innocent children of Bethlehem. Goldsmith Oswald About Linger Eberler, Basel. Silver. Origin: Basel Cathedral Treasury, ca. 1450, The National Swiss Museum.

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Rare Civil War 2 Children Outstanding Pose Green Tax Stamp by Whipple Boston MA

Given an army of 1,000 men, Napoleon returned from exile to Elba with ease; convincing thousands of men to join his forces. However, now that he had returned and failed, that mistake would not be made again. There was no chance of Napoleon coming back from St. Helena after the precautions were taken; leading to his defeat in all areas.