THE ROMANOVS JEWELRY ~ This is a PORTBUKET, made of diamonds, gold, silver, enamel, from 1770s. Portbuket was attached to a bodice using wide studs. Hollow on the inside, it served as a miniature vase for flowers. The Diamond Fund, Moscow Kremlin
The Royal Septre
A gold, ruby, turquoise and diamond purse, belonging to Wallis Simpson
Broche de corsage Bouquet de jonquilles, or, argent, diamants, émail, de la collection Romanov, fin 18ème
The Imperial Order of St.Andrew was established in 1698 by Tsar Peter the Great , in honour of St. Andrew, the first apostle of Jesus. It was given only for outstanding civilian or military merit.
THE ROMANOVS JEWELRY ~ A pair of bows to decorate sleeves made for Catherine II of Russia. Between 1765-1767. 4.2х4.9 sm. Gold, silver, diamonds, rubies, shpinel (the same gem is on the top of grand Imperial crown of Russia).
Queen Mary's 'Women of Hampshire' Pendant Brooch - In 1893, the 'Women of Hampshire' committee, led by the Duchess of Wellington, collected funds to buy a wedding gift for Princess May of Teck. The group selected a fine diamond pendant with a pear-shaped pearl drop. By 1911 the pendant had been converted into a brooch. The Queen inherited the brooch in 1953.