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Ivy Leaf Devante de Corsage| Diamond Pearl Diamond Stomacher| Wedding Present to Queen Elena of Italy

Ivy Leaf Devante de Corsage| Diamond Stomacher| Wedding Present to Queen Elena of Italy
Ivy Leaf Devante de Corsage| Diamond Stomacher| Wedding Present to Queen Elena of Italy | Ivy Leaves Tiara | Vine Leaves Tiara

Die spannende Geschichte hinter den Juwelen und Schmuck der Königin von Italien, Prinzessin Helena von Montenegro

The story behind royal jewels:

Ivy Leaf Devante de Corsage| Diamond Pearl Diamond Stomacher| Wedding Present to Queen Elena of Italy Princess of Montenegro

Royal and Imperial Jewels of Italy | Elena of Montenegro Queen of Italy | Diamond Ivy Leaf Stomacher Tiara Diadem

Princess Maria Pia Diadem |Princess Maria Gabriella Royal and Imperial Jewels of Italy | Diamond Ivy Leaf Stomacher Tiara Diadem

Diamonds | Royal and Imperial Crown Jewels of Bulgaria | Giovanna of Bulgaria | Diamond Ivy Leaf Tiara Diadem

Juwelen und Schmuck der Tsaritsa von Bulgarien | Queen Consort Margarita of Bulgaria | Diamond Ivy Leaf Tiara Diadem

Princess Eleonora | Royal Imperial Diamond Crown | Tsaritsa of Bulgaria

Princess Maria Gabriella of Italy of Savoy Diamond Bandeau Ive leaf Tira Diadem Princess Maria Pia of Yugoslavia
Princess Maria Gabriella of Italy of Savoy Diamond Bandeau Ivy leaves Tiara Diadem Princess Maria Pia of Yugoslavia

Princess Eleonora Jewels and Tiara | Königlicher Schmuck und Juwelen | Bulgarien

Princess Maria of Bulgaria| Princess of Vidin | Wedding | Royal Diamond Tiara

Princess Carla of Bulgaria| Princess of Panagjuriste | Royal Diamond Tiara

Countess Maria Walewska Corsage Ornament| Sapphire Brooch | Napoleon Bonaparte | Royal Imperial Jewels History

Countess Maria Walewska Corsage Ornament| Sapphire Brooch | Napoleon Bonaparte | Royal Imperial Jewels History
Countess Maria Walewska Corsage Ornament| Sapphire Brooch | Napoleon Bonaparte | Royal Imperial Jewels History

this impressive stomacher pin was given by Napoleon I (1769-1821), Emperor of the French from 1804 until 1814 and again briefly in 1815 during the Hundred Days, to Countess Maria Walewska (1786-1817).

Napoleons Love Token!

The motif surmounting the central sapphire is a Roman Helmet, alluding to Napoleon’s wish to associate himself with the great rulers of the Roman Empire.

Other emblems, including two crossed canons, a drum and lances demonstrate further Napoleon’s desire to represent military strength.
To the right of the central sapphire is a monogram depicting a ‘WN’ entwined, alluding to the Emperor and the Countess Waleska.
It is believed that the ruby-eyed eagle, surmounting the piece represents the Imperial Eagle.
However, it is not depicted in the usual proud stance, instead it is a recumbent eagle, considered to provide a form of protection to the rest of the jewel, and therefore to the person it is given to.

The story behind the jewel, more history:

Countess Maria Walewska Corsage Ornament| Sapphire Brooch | Napoleon Bonaparte | Royal Imperial Jewels History

Dame Nellie Melba | Belle Epoque Turquoise and Diamond Stomacher Brooch Cartier| Noble Jewel History

Dame Nellie Melba | BELLE EPOQUE TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND BROOCHES| Noble Jewel History
Dame Nellie Melba | BELLE EPOQUE TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND BROOCH| Noble Jewel History

From the collection of 1861-1931 Nellie Melba:

Belle époque TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND BROOCH
Cabochon turquoises, rose and old-cut diamonds, platinum and gold, 1910s, 16.0 cm, red Cartier case offered on auction at Geneve Nov 2019 by Christie’s  Est.  $250,000-350,000

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 Dame Nellie Melba | Belle Epoque Turquoise and Diamond Stomacher Brooch Cartier| Noble Jewel History

Duchess of Connaught |Diamond and Emerald Indian Diadem from Queen Victoria

Duchess of Connaught, the third son of Queen Victoria married Princess Louise of Prussia. The Queen gave a magnificent diamond tiara, brilliants hanging down in sparkling poaks from a central wreath of brilliants of pure water in indian style with emeralds.
Duchess of Connaught, the third son of Queen Victoria married Princess Louise of Prussia. The Queen gave a magnificent diamond tiara, brilliants hanging down in sparkling peaks from a central wreath of brilliants of pure water in Indian style with emeralds.

On 2 March 1879 Queen Victoria recorded in her journal that she had told her son, Arthur, Duke of Connaught, she would give his wife to be, an Indian diadem.
Then on 12 March 1879 Queen Victoria described showing her gifts to the bride and others, again referring to an Indian diadem.

The Duchess was pictured, with the royal tiara, only one time in 1893, see above, and give it later to her daughter Princess Patricia of Connaught.

In 1911, the Duke was appointed Governor General of Canada. Princess Patricia accompanied her parents to Canada, and she became popular there, on those occasion she wore her mothers wedding gift, the Indian diamond tiara as stomacher, without the center, of a movable ornament like a sarpech on top, with hanging emerald drop.

Sarpech, also known as an aigrette is a turban ornament that was worn by significant Hindu and Muslim princes.

 

Princess Patricia of Connaught | Indian Diadem of Diamonds and Emeralds | Stomacher Brooch Royal Jewel | Wedding Gift from Queen Victoria
Princess Patricia of Connaught | Indian Diadem of Diamonds and Emeralds | Stomacher Brooch Royal Jewel | Wedding Gift from Queen Victoria

She had her own jewels and tiaras for royal events, because , her mother’s precarious health meant the unmarried Patricia often step in for her mother, as vice-regal hostess, especially during the Duke of Connaught’s tenure as Canada’s governor general from 1911 to 1916.

 

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Indian Diadem of Diamonds and Emerald | Royal Tiara Jewel | Wedding Gift from Queen Victoria to Louise of Prussia Duchess of Connaught

 

Princess Patricia of Connaught | Indian Diadem of Diamonds and Emeralds | Stomacher Brooch Royal Jewel | Wedding Gift from Queen Victoria

Louise Margaret Princess of Prussia, Duchess of Connaught Wedding | Hochzeit

Duchess of Connaught Pearls |Royal Jewels Perlen Hochzeits-Geschenk an die Prinzessin von Preussen

Duchess of Connaught Royal Jewelry | Königlicher Schmuck der Herzogin von Connaught

Royal Bride and Bridesmaids Prussia Connaught | Juwelen Geschenke and die Herzogin von Connaught

Connaught Diamond Stars| Duchess Jewelry| Diamant Sterne der Herzogin

Turkish Diamond Rosettes Necklace| Fringe Tiara | Royal Jewels |Türkischen Diamanten im Collier

Diamond Bow Brooch |Royal Jewellry | Diamantschleife als Brosche der preussischen Prinzesssin

Princess Patricia of Connaught | Indian Diadem of Diamonds and Emeralds | Stomacher Brooch Royal Jewel | Wedding Gift from Queen Victoria

Royal Ruby Diamond Star | Gift of Imperial Russia-Prussia| Duchess of Connaught

Alexandra Duchess of Fife | Royal Diamond Jewels Fringe Tiara |Princess Arthur of Connaught

Marina Duchess of Kent | Historische Cambridge Saphir Parure der Herzogin

Marina Duchess of Kent | Historische Cambridge Saphir Parure
Marina Duchess of Kent | Historische Cambridge Saphir Parure

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Die spannende Geschichte der Cambridge Saphire Garnitur.

Die historischen Saphire, bestehen aus  einer Garnitur von:

Saphir Diamant Halsband, Saphir Diamant Broschen, Saphir Diamant Devante de Corsage, Saphir Diamant Armbänder, Saphir Diamant Diadem bzw Saphir Diamant Tiara sind im Besitz der Herzogin von Kent

 

Marina Duchess of Kent | Historische Cambridge Saphir Parure>>

und die englische Version:

Cambridge Sapphires History| Cambridge Sapphires Necklace Collier | Royal Jewels of Duchess of Kent historic sapphire parure of tiara, necklace, stomacher, earrings and two bracelets, diadem jewelry history>>

 

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>>

 

Pearls |Duchess of Bedford Marchioness of Tavistock Historic Jewels

Every famous jewel had a story, more about the Pearls |Duchess of Bedford Marchioness of Tavistock Historic Jewels

Duchess of Bedford | Famous Bedford Pearls, eight-row Pearl Necklace, Pear Pearls Earrings and Perl Stomacher| Important Jewels Nobel History
Duchess of Bedford | Famous Bedford Pearls, eight-row Pearl Necklace, Pear Pearls Earrings and Perl Stomacher| Important Jewels Nobel History Tavistock

 Pearl Necklace -Nicole Duchess of Bedford pearls 8 row Pearl Necklace|Duchess of Bedford Marchioness of Tavistock Historic Jewels

Bedeutende Bedford Perlen, acht-Reihige Perlenkette, Perlenohrhänger, Perlen Devante-de-Corsage | Familienschmuck der Herzogin von Bedford | Royal Jewels

Mary Princess of Orange | England | Princess Mary’s Diamond Brooch

Mary Princess of Orange | England | Princess Mary's Diamond Brooch
Mary Princess of Orange | England | Princess Mary’s Diamond Brooch
Princess Mary was born on 4 November 1631 at St. James’s Palace, the eldest daughter of King Charles I and Queen Henrietta Maria.
On 2 May 1641, at the age of nine,  the kings daughter was married to William II, son of Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange and Amalia von Solms, at the Chapel Royal, Whitehall Palace.

 Mary is shown wearing her wedding ring and the large diamond brooch given to her by her husband on 3 May 1641, the day after their marriage. A large pearl necklace and costly pearls in her hair, like a ribbon. A gem setted bracelet on the left.
Look at her spectacular coral gown, decorated with silver thread trim along its border, is thought to be similar to that worn for her wedding, rather than the cloth of silver-gold she wears.  The apparent weight of the fabric, falling in broad, heavy folds, along with the bright highlights along the creases, suggest the fabric may have been cloth of silver. Shimmering highlights, applied in swift, cross-hatched strokes, were used as a form of shorthand by artists, mimicking the lustre of metallic threads as the textile caught the light. In accordance with the fashion of the period, her gown is open down the front, revealing a stiffened stomacher across the chest and a matching skirt beneath.
The ribbons, which would at one time have been functional, lacing the skirt and stomacher to the bodice, were applied purely as adornment. One ribbon, however has been pinned or stitched flat to disguise the seam between the bodice and skirt.
The Princess’s brooch, the string of pearls and ribbons on her shimmering dress are rendered with remarkable precision and delicacy, characteristics that defined the artist’s finest late works.

She was baptized on the same day by William Laud, Bishop of London. Mary remained in England for a year after the marriage, eventually following her husband to Holland in 1642, accompanied by her mother and a train of four hundred courtiers. In March 1647, William II succeeded his father as Stadholder of the Dutch Republic and Mary became Princess of Orange. Her new position at court, however, caused conflict with her mother-in-law. The ill health which Frederick Henry had suffered between 1640 and his death in 1647 had meant that Amalia had effectively ruled as Regent and Stadtholder during this time. Mary’s appearance at court seems to have represented something of a challenge to her mother-in-law, with one of Mary’s ladies allegedly saying that ‘it was time the princess should run the country’, since Amalia had done so for so long.  Source: christie’s

Fürstin Batthyany-Strattmann | Köchert Juwelen | Diamant Devante de Corsage Diamant Diadem

Maria Theresia Fürstin Batthyány-Strattmann geborene Gräfin von Coreth zu Coredo und Starkenberg und die Geschichte ihres  Imperialer Diamantschmuck und  der fürstliche Juwelen:

 

Fürstin Batthyany Köchert Stomacher Diamanten Brosche Schleife Devante de Corsage | Österreich Ungarn Hochadel
Fürstin Batthyany Köchert Stomacher Diamanten Brosche Schleife Devante de Corsage | Österreich Ungarn Hochadel

Maria Teresa Fürstin Batthyány-Strattmann | Imperialer Schmuck und Juwelen | Grosse Diamant Schleifen Brosche |Devante de Corsage Köchert

Princess Batthyány-Strattmann | Imperial Jewelry and Jewels | Big Diamond Bow Brooch | Stomacher Köchert | Devante de Corsage Köchert

Fürstin Batthyany-Strattmann Diamant Diadem Köchert | Imperialer Familienschmuck

Princess Batthyany-Strattmann Diamond Tiara made by AE Köchert | Coronation Jewels | Austria Imperial Nobles

Fürstin Batthyany large Diamond Bow Brooch from A.E. Köchert
Fürstin Batthyany large Diamond Bow Brooch from A.E. Köchert

 

 

 

 

 

Henrietta Jenny Fraser |Mrs Walter Ralph Bankes | Palmetten ornament tiara

Henrietta Jenny Fraser |Mrs Walter Ralph Bankes after her marriage, with her palmetten ornament tiara, spray brooch, pearl necklaces and the large Benkes stomacher brooch.
Henrietta Jenny Fraser |Mrs Walter Ralph Bankes after her marriage, with her palmetten ornament tiara, spray brooch, pearl necklaces and the large Benkes stomacher brooch.

Henrietta Jenny Fraser |Mrs Walter Ralph Bankes after her marriage, with her palmetten ornament tiara, spray brooch, pearl necklaces and the large Benkes stomacher brooch.

The Bankes family have lived in Dorset since the 17th century and owned land in east Dorset and Purbeck, including Studland. During this time the Bankes were often considered one of the most powerful families in England, owning both the estates of Corfe Castle and Kingston Lacy. In 1981, when her son, John Ralph Bankes died, he left the 16,000 acre estate to the National Trust.