Mecklenburg-Schwerin Tiara, Denmark (1879; sapphires, diamonds). Wedding present of Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna when she married the Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. Inherited by the Danish royal family.
This photograph, taken 23. Jan. 1899 in Schloss Friedenstein, Gotha, is from a private album of Princess Victoria Melita of Edinburgh. It shows the twenty-fifth wedding anniversary of Prince Alfred, the second eldest son of Queen Victoria, and Maria Alexandrovna of Russia, a daughter of Tsar Alexander II.