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tiara time! Victorian Tiara for Sale

a Victorian diamond tiara, labelled ‘property of a lady’ is up for dibs at Christie’s. Continue reading

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Royal Jinx at 2016 Euro Championships?

unnervingly, any country with a royal supporter in the stands has bowed out unexpectedly. Continue reading

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Carl XVI Gustaf’s Birthday, Postal Salute

a look back at the past 30 years of #King Carl Gustaf of #Sweden’s reign, in stamps!
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Prince Carl-Phillip & Princess Sophia Welcome Royal Son

Still awaiting the name of the new Prince of Värmland, the first-born son of Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist of Sweden #Royalty #RoyalBaby Continue reading

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Princess’ Jewelry Up For Auction too

If it isn’t enough that Shirley Temple’s blue sapphire ring, the Queen of Albania’s Coronation tiara and jewels owned by the Duchess of Windsor are all up for bids this month, in May 2016 Christie’s Geneva will feature some of … Continue reading

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remembering the queen mum

on the anniversary of the beloved dowager queen’s death, let’s revel in the good times past:  the Duke & Duchess of York 1927.  mother-and-daughter both hail in new coronation halos, 1937.  marriage of Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon to Prince Albert, Duke of York, … Continue reading

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the Crane Gilt-Metal Chaplet

a #tiara replicating a crown of laurels sold for £1250 at Sotheby’s London auction on March 15th. Continue reading

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