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    The Romanovs

    Grand Duchess Anastasia, 1907. Once, when the Grand Duchesses were swimming with their father in the Crimea, little Anastasia (then five) was sucked under water by a wave. When she did not resurface, Nicholas dove into the water and managed to grab her hair and pull her to safety. He was so upset by this near miss that he had a canvas pool constructed for the children to swim in instead.

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    Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna Romanova of Russia (In Russian Великая Княжна Татьяна Николаевна ) , (29 May (O.S.) 10 June , 1897 – 17 July 1918 ) , (after 1900, Tatiana's birthday was celebrated on the 11th of June) was the second daughter of Tsar Nicholas II, the last monarch of Russia, and of Tsarina Alexandra. She was born at the Peterhof, Saint Petersburg. She was better known than her three sisters during her lifetime and headed Red Cross committees during World War I.

    "Portrait of the ill fated Empress Alexandra wearing the spectacular diamond and sapphire crown made for her early in her marriage to the Tsar. This is a lovely portrait of Her Imperial Majesty and shows how beautiful she was."

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    Empress María Feodorovna's Fabergé brooch, 1911

    Rose Trellis Egg (1907) Presented by Nicholas II to Czarina Alexandra Fyodorovna. Originally the Egg contained an oval jeweled locket in which the surprise was hidden. Only the impression on the satin lining now remains. Research indicates the surprise was a diamond chain with a watercolor miniature of the little Tsarevich Alexei, painted on ivory.

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    The "Imperial Coronation" Fabergé Egg: Presented by Nicholas to Alexandra in 1897. It was made to commemorate the 1896 Coronation of Tsar Nicholas II. Fitted within a velvet-lined compartment is a jeweled surprise: a precise replica, less than four inches long, of the eighteenth-century Imperial coach that carried Alexandra to her coronation in Moscow at the Uspensky Cathedral in May 1896.

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