The Royal Forums Coat of Arms

Go Back   The Royal Forums > Royal Highlights > Royal Jewels

Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #281  
Old 11-24-2010, 11:04 PM
Duchessmary's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: San Diego, United States
Posts: 1,037
It looks like a bunch of gorgeous rubies.
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #282  
Old 11-25-2010, 06:02 AM
Nobility
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Diest, Belgium
Posts: 314
It is certainly not the Sri Lanka brooch with the multi-coloured stones, and it looks indeed as something big and massive which we haven't seen yet. A short remark: again, as in Slovenia some years ago, I have the impression Queen Mary is back! But it is Elizabeth, damn, I adore her so much.
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #283  
Old 11-26-2010, 04:51 AM
salma's Avatar
Majesty
Royal Blogger
Picture of the Month Representative – Jordan
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: ---, Portugal
Posts: 8,679
Zayed National Museum
ImageBam - Fast, Free Image Hosting and Photo Sharing
Brooch´s detail
__________________
TRF BLOG


Royal Weddding Cakes
Reply With Quote
  #284  
Old 11-26-2010, 06:59 AM
GillW's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Posts: 673
Quote:
Originally Posted by salma View Post
Any chance of a similar close up of the one worn on arrival on the first day? Or even the one worn on arrival at Muscat, as I'm not absolutely sure whether it was the Albert sapphire, or (as I suspect) the cabochon sapphire without it's drop. A clear close up would be really greatly appreciated!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #285  
Old 11-26-2010, 07:50 AM
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Bath, United Kingdom
Posts: 242
Quote:
Originally Posted by GillW View Post
Does anyone recognize the brooch worn by HM on arrival at Abu Dhabi - coming down the airplane steps? (Not to be confused with the elaborate beading on the long coat worn later over the top of the white dress)
I cannot see a good enough photograph - it seems to be a golden spray of flowers? I can't quite see!! The brooch is one I am unfamiliar with - perhaps a gift from an UAE ruler?

The flame lily brooch is beautiful!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #286  
Old 11-26-2010, 08:53 AM
muriel's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: London / Guildford, United Kingdom
Posts: 4,471
ImageBam - Fast, Free Image Hosting and Photo Sharing

Interesting brooch that has not been seen for some time
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #287  
Old 11-26-2010, 09:39 AM
Commoner
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: London, United Kingdom
Posts: 17
There are better photos of the brooch worn today, but again, one that I'm not familiar with. Does anyone know what the central stone is or any information about it's history?

Getty Images - Unsupported browser detected
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #288  
Old 11-26-2010, 10:53 AM
GillW's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Posts: 673
Quote:
Originally Posted by muriel View Post
ImageBam - Fast, Free Image Hosting and Photo Sharing

Interesting brooch that has not been seen for some time
I believe this diamond bar is HMs choice for anchoring her Orders sash, vut is often out of site in most photos taken fromt he front. There are other pics of this event where it can't be seen and I think it only came into view after HM put on the new order chain she had just received.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #289  
Old 11-26-2010, 10:57 AM
GillW's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Posts: 673
Quote:
Originally Posted by DavidJ View Post
There are better photos of the brooch worn today, but again, one that I'm not familiar with. Does anyone know what the central stone is or any information about it's history?

Getty Images - Unsupported browser detected
Wow - thanks for posting those - this is the one I called the "ruby Albert" as it's style is so similar to the sapphire Albert brooch. It's only been seen very rarely to my knowledge and is mostly seen on quite dark fabrics so it's been hard to see what a pretty pink stone it has at the centre. Fabulous to see it so clearly.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #290  
Old 11-26-2010, 12:02 PM
James in London's Avatar
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Croydon, United Kingdom
Posts: 150
On day one on the cream outfit ... could it not be this one: Mad Hattery! » Blog Archive » Visit of Canada – Pinewood Toronto Studios: HM The Queen

And the blue one on the floral dress is almost definitely the sapphire Queen Mary brooch without it's pearl. It looks too small and rounded (rather than oval) to be the Prince Albert brooch.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #291  
Old 11-26-2010, 12:28 PM
GillW's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Posts: 673
Quote:
Originally Posted by James in London View Post
On day one on the cream outfit ... could it not be this one: Mad Hattery! » Blog Archive » Visit of Canada – Pinewood Toronto Studios: HM The Queen

And the blue one on the floral dress is almost definitely the sapphire Queen Mary brooch without it's pearl. It looks too small and rounded (rather than oval) to be the Prince Albert brooch.
No I don't think so - not the right shape to be the maple leaf spray.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #292  
Old 11-26-2010, 02:38 PM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: ,, Canada
Posts: 459
A slightly better picture of the broach she wore on her arrival to the UAE

From WAM
http://img256.imageshack.us/img256/4729/satellitet.jpg
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #293  
Old 11-26-2010, 06:12 PM
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: toowoomba, Australia
Posts: 250
Quote:
Originally Posted by muriel View Post
ImageBam - Fast, Free Image Hosting and Photo Sharing

Interesting brooch that has not been seen for some time
Unusual way to wear this 14 stone diamond bar brooch. Usually it is pinned diagonally.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #294  
Old 11-26-2010, 11:50 PM
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Omaha, United States
Posts: 1,601
Cool

Quote:
Originally Posted by Adamari View Post
A slightly better picture of the broach she wore on her arrival to the UAE

From WAM
http://img256.imageshack.us/img256/4729/satellitet.jpg
This is the best image of the brooch that I've seen, however, I have no idea which brooch it is. It's beautiful.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #295  
Old 11-27-2010, 02:10 AM
Tarlita's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: small town near Brisbane, Australia
Posts: 654
Thank you GillW for replying. This is probably the reason why I am at 83 brooches, as am having trouble trying to identify some. I haven't included the Queen Mums brooches in the tally either. However, Her Majesty is wearing what looks like a completely new brooch on this visit to UAE. Boy she sure knows how to keep us all guessing bringing out something completely new and interesting.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #296  
Old 11-27-2010, 09:41 AM
Marika86's Avatar
Courtier
Royal Blogger
Picture of the Month Representative – The Netherlands
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Villa San Giovanni, Italy
Posts: 3,452
Today in Oman

http://www2.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/Q...ZKQ3KDEG-l.jpg
__________________
Marika86
"It's very special, as Kate is very special. It's my way of making sure my mother didn't miss out on today and the excitement." Prince William, November 16 2010
Reply With Quote
  #297  
Old 11-27-2010, 10:54 AM
Newbie
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Black Creek, Canada
Posts: 2
Have we seen the feather brooches before? and I must say Wow; HM looks fantastic in that pale yellow shade. Very lovely.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #298  
Old 11-27-2010, 11:10 AM
GillW's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Posts: 673
Quote:
Originally Posted by gussysfarm View Post
Have we seen the feather brooches before? and I must say Wow; HM looks fantastic in that pale yellow shade. Very lovely.
These are wheat-ears, and I think they were once worn as hairclips many years ago, but I have never seen HM wear them as brooches before.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #299  
Old 11-27-2010, 11:58 AM
Duchessmary's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: San Diego, United States
Posts: 1,037
I thought they were ferns.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #300  
Old 11-28-2010, 02:39 AM
GillW's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
Posts: 673
Quote:
Originally Posted by Duchessmary View Post
I thought they were ferns.
Fern brooches are normally more pointed in design and less "parallel"
For comparison you can look at

Getty Images - Unsupported browser detected
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
queen elizabeth ii brooches, queen elizabeth ii jewellery


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Queen Elizabeth II: Tiaras, Necklaces etc 2: November 2007- frafel Royal Jewels 989 04-15-2014 05:25 PM
Queen Elizabeth - contemporary 5-part Channel 4 series, November 2009 Skydragon The Electronic Domain 14 09-08-2010 02:25 PM
Queen Elizabeth II's Fashion and Style Part 1: November 2003 - March 2010 sara1981 Archives 402 03-26-2010 02:56 PM
Queen Elizabeth II - Brooches 1: December 2003-October 2009 Alexandria Royal Jewels 463 11-01-2009 05:43 AM
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh current events 21: March - October 2009 Warren Current Events Archive 484 10-21-2009 11:06 PM




Additional Links
Popular Tags
abdication birth birthday bourbon-parma camilla charlene chris o'neill crown prince frederik crown prince haakon crown princess letizia crown princess mary crown princess mette-marit crown princess victoria danish royals engagement fashion genealogy grand duchess maria teresa grand duke henri habsburg hereditary grand duchess stéphanie hereditary grand duke guillaume hohenzollern infanta elena king abdullah king abdullah ii king albert ii king carl xvi gustav king juan carlos king philippe king willem-alexander olympic games picture thread pom pregnancy prince albert prince albert ii prince constantijn prince felipe prince felix prince frederik prince henrik prince joachim prince laurent princess princess alexia (2005 -) princess ariane princess beatrix princess catharina-amalia princess charlene princess charlene daytime fashion princess haya princess laurentien princess letizia princess mabel princess madeleine princess marie princess mary princess maxima queen mathilde queen maxima queen rania queen silvia queen sofia royal russia state visit wedding willem-alexander william


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

RV & Travel Trailer Communities

Our RV & Travel Trailer sites encompasses virtually all types of Recreational Vehicles, from brand-specific to general RV communities.

» More about our RV Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:43 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014
Jelsoft Enterprises

Royal News Delivered to your Email!

You can get the latest Royal News right in your inbox.

unsusbcribe at anytime with one click

Close [X]