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The Delhi Durbar Parure part I

 King George V and Queen Mary after the Imperial Coronation of India at the 1911 Delhi Durbar…see? It’s not just a name for a bunch of gems.       Now I’m fairly certain you can all recall two weeks … Continue reading

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AOTB!: More Emeralds from Delhi Durbar 1911

  Welcome to day three of Attack of the Brooches theme week. I figured “heck let’s make it a bit more specific by sticking with the emeralds brought up yesterday when We discussed the Durbar Delhi Stomacher & Parure Queen Mary … Continue reading

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