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Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll |Royal Historic Pearls | Princess of Great Britain and Irland

Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll |Royal Historic Pearls Duchess of Saxe-Coburg Mother of Prince Albert | Herzogin von Sachsen-Coburg
Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll |Royal Historic Pearls Duchess of Saxe-Coburg Mother of Prince Albert | Herzogin von Sachsen-Coburg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SpannendeGeschichte und Geschichten zu historischen Juwelen und Schmuck!

The story of Princess  Louise royal jewels, daughter of Queen Victoria:

Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll |Royal Historic Pearls

Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll | Wedding | Hochzeit

Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll | Weddinggifts | Hochzeitsgeschenke

Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll | Marriage presents | Schmuck zur Hochzeit

Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll | Tiara | Diadem

Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll | Jewels with Pearls| Schmuck mit Perlen

Tiara Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll Tiara| Herzogin von Argyll | Diamantdiadem

Marriage Souvenir Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll Gifts| Herzogin von Argyll | Hochzeits Medaillons

Diamond Bracelet Marriage presented f. Town of Windsor |Duchess of Argyll | Jewels Duchess of Kent

KENT JEWELS

Hochzeit und Trauung| Royal Wedding, the royal bride
Hochzeitsgeschenke | Royal Wedding and the Gifts
Marina Herzogin von Kent| The Engagement Ring and Weddingrings
Grossen Perlentropfen | Pearshaped Pearls of Grand Duchess Vladimir
Margeriten Blumenbroschen | The Diamond Daisy Brooches
Smaragd-Brosche | The Argyll -Emeraldbrooch
Diamantsterne | The Diamond Stars
Die Juwelen der Herzogin von Argyll | Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll
Die Kent Aquamarine |
The Aquamarines

Cambridge Sapphire Parure Queen Mary of Great Britain Irland

Cambridge Sapphire Parure Queen Mary of Great Britain Irland
Cambridge Sapphire Parure Queen Mary of Great Britain Irland

 

 

 

 

 

The Cambridge sapphires| Queen Mary

A parure of sapphire and diamond tiara, sapphire necklace, sapphire stomacher, sapphire earrings and two sapphire bracelets that the Duchess of Cambridge, Queen Mary’s grandmother, gave to her eldest daughter Augusta in 1843 when she married the Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.

More about the story of the important Cambridge Sapphires>>

 

Who bought Queen Alexandrine’s Russian Sapphire Tiara?

Queen Alexandrine's Russian Sapphire Tiara
Queen Alexandrine’s Russian Sapphire Tiara

 

Queen Alexandrine’s Russian Sapphire Tiara was sold for 2 Mio DK

Tsars Wedding gift bandeau  to Queen Alexandrine, seen above in the picture

attributed to  C.E. Bolin, Saint Petersburg 1897-1898, „The Russian Sapphire Tiara“. Provenance: Gift from Tsar Nikolai II of Russia to Queen Alexandrine. Estimate: DKK 1.5-2 million. Sold for: DKK 2 million (EUR 350,000 including buyer’s premium).

Friday afternoon, a historical treasure was up for auction at Bruun Rasmussen in Copenhagen. Queen Alexandrine’s Russian sapphire tiara was sold for DKK 2 million.

„The Russian sapphire tiara is by far the most spectacular Russian objet d’art we have ever sold at Bruun Rasmussen. Here beauty and history come together at the highest level. I am overwhelmed by all the attention this piece of jewellery has garnered from our customers and the Danish and international press,“ says Martin Hans Borg, Bruun Rasmussen’s Head Specialist in Russian Art.

In 1898, Princess Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin was married to the Danish Crown Prince Christian in Cannes, and the couple were in 1912 proclaimed Queen Alexandrine and King Christian X of Denmark.

One of their wedding presents was the beautiful sapphire bandeau, later rebuild to an tiar.  They were given the piece of jewellery by Tsar Nikolai II and Tsaritsa Alexandra Feodorovna of Russia.

In 1933, the Danish royal couple passed on the piece of jewellery to their daughter-in-law Hereditary Princess Caroline-Mathilde at her wedding to their youngest son Hereditary Prince Knud at the Fredensborg Palace Chapel.

After the Hereditary Princess‘ death in 1995, the tiara was given to her son Count Christian of Rosenborg and his family, where it has been until today.

It was the three daughters of Count Christian, Josephine, Camilla and Feodora of Rosenborg, who sold the tiara at the Russian auction.

Who bought the imperial diamond and sapphire tiara?

Probably an museum – or an collector, I had ask for by the auction house, the information will follow.

The Story Behind the Tiara  The orginal – bandeau – The Russian Sapphire Tiara

Princess Thyra of Denmark|Crown Princess of Hanover| Duchess of Cumberland | Royal Wedding Imperial Marriage Gifts

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Princess Thyra of Denmark|Crown Princess of Hanover| Duchess of Cumberland | Royal Wedding Imperial Marriage Gifts
 Glittering Wedding gifts to Thyra Duchess of Cumberland in 1878 – is there a secret about her diamond choker?
Is it a gift of the Emperor of Austria – or was it presented from her royal family….
Princess Thyra of Denmark|Crown Princess of Hanover| Duchess of Cumberland | Royal Wedding Imperial Marriage Gifts

THE DONNERSMARCK DIAMONDS | Famous yellow diamonds history

One of Europe’s richest men, the handsome and charismatic 22-year-old Prussian industrialist and mining magnate was immediately captivated by La Païva’s seductive charms, extraordinary mind and business acumen. Their relationship was the talk of Paris high society and in 1871, the two were married.
Witness to one of the Great Love Stories of the 19th Century.
These historical diamonds were part of the celebrated jewellery collection of “La Païva”, one of the most famous 19th-century courtesans in Paris and a leading figure of contemporary cultural and artistic society find out more about the story of this important jewels and see it as tiara:

The Donnersmarck Diamonds |Tiara with yellow Diamonds | Jewels European Princely Family Donnersmarck
la Paivas yellow diamond Tiara Diadem | The Donnersmarck Diamonds |Tiara | Jewels European Princely Family
la Paivas yellow diamond Tiara Diadem | The Donnersmarck Diamonds |Tiara | Jewels European Princely Familie

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Die Henckel-Donnersmarck Diamanten |cushion 102.54 cts
pear-shaped 82.47 cts Famous Yellow Fancy Diamonds
La Paiva | Das Wasserfall Diadem von Chaumet | Waterfall of Diamonds Tiara
Schmuck und Juwelen der Familie Henckel-Donnersmarck | Jewels of the Princely Family
Chaumet Diamant Eidechsen Royaler Schmuck Juwelen | CHAUMET Royal Jewels| Pair of Diamond Lizards
Diamond Tiara Countess Henckel-Donnersmarck
Boucheron Diamant Diadem | Henckel-Donnersmarck | Diamond Necklace -Tiara made by Boucheron
Die Smaragde der La Paiva | Necklace | The Emeralds of La Paiva Countess Henckel-Donnersmarck
Smaragd Diadem der Fürstin Henckel-Donnersmarck | Famous Emerald and Diamond Tiara
Die Perlen der Paiva |Imperial Royal Gems and Pearls History| Empress Eugenies Pearls onced owned by La Paiva

 

Die prachtvollen Donnersmarck Diamanten – Zeugnis einer der großartigsten Liebesgeschichten des 19. Jahrhunderts – Zur Auktion am 15. November 2017 bei Sotheby’s in Genf


Smaragdschmuck mit Diamanten des August des Starken von Sachsen | Kronprinzessin Louise von Sachsen Erzherzogin von Toskana | Hochzeit Juwelen Geschenke

Smaragdschmuck mit Diamanten des August des Starken von Sachsen | Kronprinzessin Louise von Sachsen Erzherzogin von Toskana | Hochzeit Juwelen Geschenke
Smaragdschmuck mit Diamanten des August des Starken von Sachsen | Kronprinzessin Louise von Sachsen Erzherzogin von Toskana | Hochzeit Juwelen Geschenke

 

Die Geschichte zu dem königlichen Schmuck und Juwelen:
Smaragdschmuck mit Diamanten des August des Starken von Sachsen | Kronprinzessin Louise von Sachsen Erzherzogin von Toskana | Hochzeit Juwelen Geschenke
 The story behind the royal jewels:
Royal Emerald and Diamond Jewelry| Jewels presents Louise Archduchess of Tuscany | Crown Princess of Saxony

Pink Topaz Grand Parure | Empress Marie Louise of France | Tiara, Collier, Bracelet, Guirdle, Comb

Topaz Parure Empress Marie-Louise
Pink Topaz Grand Parure | Empress Marie Louise of France | Tiara, Collier, Bracelet, Guirdle, Comb :::::::
Rosa Topase Diadem, Kamm, Halsband,Gürtel

The story behind the personal jewellery of the 2nd wife of Napoleon Bonaparte:

Pink Topaz Grand Parure | Empress Marie Louise of France | Tiara, Collier, Bracelet, Guirdle, Comb with Topaz

Pink Topaz Parure with Diamonds | Empress Marie Louise of France | Rosa Topase Diadem, Kamm, Halsband,Gürtel

Harcourt Diamonds | Diamond Heirloom Necklace | Tiara of styled flower ornaments

The Harcourt - Diamond Tiara of styled flower ornaments and large Diamond Riviere with Diamond Pendant
The Harcourt – Diamond Tiara of styled flower ornaments and Diamond Cartier Bracelet , Diamond Flower Brooch

The Harcourt – Diamond Tiara of styled flower ornaments and large Diamond Riviere with Diamond Pendant  the story behind the heirloom necklace…..

Not only Boucheron was a favorite jeweler of Lady Harcourt, some jewels of the collection are made by Cartier, like the bandeau bracelet of Diamonds.

The Harcourt Diamond Necklace | Diamonds of the Crown Jewels of France

Diamonds from the Crown Jewels of France | Bequest of J.P. Morgan to his Granddaughter, the late Viscountess Harcourt
Diamonds from the Crown Jewels of France | Bequest of J.S. Morgan to his Granddaughter, the late Viscountess Harcourt

 

The grandfather’s legacy!

In 1856 the crown jeweler Bapst created a comb for Empress Eugenie using diamonds from the French crown jewels. The head ornament had nine long diamond pendants called pampilles or aiquillettes.

At the auction of the French crown jewels in 1887, Tiffany’s bought four pampilles and sold two of them to Junius Spencer Morgan, the wealthy patriarch of the renowned merchant banking family.

 

He put these 2 pampilles in the safe with this order:

June 30/88

The contents of this box „2 diamond pendants from the Crown Jewels of France“ as described in the papers which accompany them are the property of my daughter Mary Ethel Burns.

They were handed to me by her Grandfather on the 29th June 20/88 to be held in Trust for her.

Walter H. Burns.

It was an exquisite and amazing present to his granddaughter May Burns.
She remounted the pampilles and the twenty-eight diamonds into a fringe necklace. It is said that the old-mine cut diamonds are I to J in colourc, SI to I1 clarity in lively brilliance.

More History, the story behind the Royal and imperial Jewel

 

The Harcourt – Emeralds, Necklace and Tiara | Jewellery

Sketch of The Harcourt – Emeralds, Necklace and Tiara

The Hartcourt Emerald Necklace Collier from Graff

The Harcourt Tiara made by Boucheron old & new version

Harcourt Choker Bandeau with Emeralds from Boucheron

The Harcourt Diamond Tiara Crown

The Harcourt – Diamond Necklace from the French Crown Jewels

Grand Peigne a Pampilles| Joyaux de Couronne France| French Crown Jewels

Large Comb with Fringes of Diamonds and the Hortense Diamond| Empress Eugenie| French Crown Jewels

NEW updated!
The historic Dowager Viscountess Harcourt Diamond Necklace went to Tiffany & Co., on auction in October 2015, who first purchased the 28 diamonds on the necklace at the 1887 French Crown Jewels auction in Paris. US$1,548,718 / CHF 1,505,959 Source:Sotheby’s;

Royal & Imperial Sapphires |Saphir Historische Safire

Royal & Imperial Sapphires | Jewels Jewelry | Saphir Schmuck Historische Safire

Jewel history in the older part of the Royal Magazin, with some updates:

Sapphire Parure of the Marie-Louise Empress of France, Archduchess of Austria | Imperial Habsburg

Habsburg Sapphires Parure with Diamonds, Fleur de Lys Brooches, Stomacher, Necklace | Austrian Bourbon Piacenza Tiara

Saphir Schmuck der Kaiserin Marie-Louise | Sapphire Parure of the Marie-Louise Empress of France

Sapphire Parure for the Imperial and Royal Court | Chaumet:

Lanckoronski sapphires stomacher

Lanckoronski Sapphires brooch

Lanckoronski Sapphires tiara and necklace

Frankreich | France Saphires joyaux de Couronne

 Empress Josephine’s Sapphire Parure

Sapphire Diamant Parure Crown Jewels of France

Bonaparte Sapphires Jewelery | Mellerio

Sapphire and Diamond Parure of Princess Eugenie of Greece

Sapphires Brooch Mellerio | Royal Jewels | Princess Bonaparte