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Forum: Royal Jewels 04-03-2013, 06:05 PM
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Posted By Warren
v Princess Marina wearing the [Greek] ruby tiara...

v Princess Marina wearing the [Greek] ruby tiara in 1939.
Thumbnail image has been cropped from a larger photograph.
Forum: Royal Jewels 03-29-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 513
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Posted By Warren
Apologies for quoting myself but I'm just...

Apologies for quoting myself but I'm just backtracking to provide some pictorial evidence and needed a context.

Empress Maria Feodorovna
v The convertible diamond & pearl necklace/tiara
1. worn...
Forum: Royal Jewels 03-14-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
:previous: I believe the necklace is/was...

:previous:
I believe the necklace is/was convertible to a tiara.

↓ Marie Feodorovna by Kramskoj (same picture as that in above link)
→ Marie Feodorovna modestly bejewelled
Images are not...
Forum: Royal Jewels 09-02-2011, 01:16 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
The first video in post #260 on the previous page...

The first video in post #260 on the previous page is not HD but incredibly sharp nonetheless. It's brilliantly lit, shows a lot of jewels in 360° rotation, and sets off the en tremblant jewels to...
Forum: Royal Jewels 08-15-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
Is this £20 million nest-egg on your mantelpiece?...

Is this £20 million nest-egg on your mantelpiece?

The Telegraph (UK), 15 August 2011
Is this £20 million nest-egg on your mantelpiece? - Telegraph...
Forum: Royal Jewels 03-03-2011, 02:21 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
Yes, it's in the Kremlin, and is seen in all its...

Yes, it's in the Kremlin, and is seen in all its glory at about the 3min 15sec mark in the following video.

This video is stunning.
Beautifully filmed, crystal clear resolution, the pieces are...
Forum: Royal Jewels 06-01-2010, 05:32 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
27 May 2010: Appraisal of the three sets of...

27 May 2010: Appraisal of the three sets of jewels by Christies experts begins;
Gov’t starts appraisal of Marcos jewels (https://www.gmanews.tv/story/191968/govt-starts-appraisal-of-marcos-jewels)
...
Forum: Royal Jewels 05-28-2010, 03:08 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
Imelda's jewels

There are a few news videos available which show some of the Imelda collection(s).
The main video in this link (https://www.gmanews.tv/video/44547/qtv-imelda-marcoss-jewelry-set-to-be-auctioned) is...
Forum: Royal Jewels 12-20-2009, 02:21 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
:previous: Yes, the wilful destruction of such...

:previous:
Yes, the wilful destruction of such a work of art should by rights be a criminal offence. Let that cultural nihilist Imelda Marcos stand accused.
Forum: Royal Jewels 12-19-2009, 02:32 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
:previous: No, unfortunately it's not the...

:previous:
No, unfortunately it's not the tiara.
This is the one Imelda supposedly had broken up for trinkets: The Marcos missing masterpiece...
Forum: Royal Jewels 11-24-2009, 11:02 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
Russian Jewels

Here's a video which proves to be an entertaining way of passing 4 minutes.
It contains stills of Russian, Romanov and Romanov-provenance jewellery as well as the Fabergé Imperial eggs.
Many of...
Forum: Royal Jewels 08-10-2009, 07:01 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
:previous: This is a jewels thread. Your...

:previous:
This is a jewels thread. Your question about a Danish Queen and family is better made in the Danish Forums.
Forum: Royal Jewels 05-05-2009, 04:10 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
:previous: The tiara was made in 1912. Grand...

:previous:
The tiara was made in 1912. Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovitch married Olga Karnovitch, later Princess Paley, in 1902.
Forum: Royal Jewels 05-01-2009, 03:10 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
:previous: I guess so, and they have since sold...

:previous:
I guess so, and they have since sold it, hence the tiara appearing on the Sotheby's website.
Realistically, it's not the sort of jewellery the average person would have a use for.
Forum: Royal Jewels 04-30-2009, 03:30 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
Princess Paley tiara

Here's an interesting diamond and aquamarine tiara made in 1912 and once belonging to Olga, HSH Princess Paley.

Princess Paley (1865-1929) was the morganatic wife of Grand Duke Paul Alexandrovitch...
Forum: Royal Jewels 09-20-2008, 04:46 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
:previous: Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna has...

:previous:
Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna has at least one diamond tiara. Check out her threads in the Russian Imperial Family (https://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/f80/) forum.
Forum: Royal Jewels 08-13-2008, 11:19 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
I'm no expert on Fabergé. I put the book review...

I'm no expert on Fabergé. I put the book review together with material from three different websites.
Forum: Royal Jewels 08-09-2008, 06:44 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
Fabergé!

Fabergé's Eggs
The Extraordinary Story of the Masterpieces That Outlived an Empire
by Tony Faber
Pan Macmillan 324pp

an image of the book cover: Fabergé...
Forum: Royal Jewels 12-04-2007, 10:22 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
More likely shoe buckles. :eek:

More likely shoe buckles. :eek:
Forum: Royal Jewels 07-02-2007, 05:43 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
This tiara was discussed in the Jewels of the...

This tiara was discussed in the Jewels of the Nobility thread, here (https://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/601263-post50.html).
To save excessive link-clicking (ahem.. Thomas) here is a reprise of...
Forum: Royal Jewels 04-05-2006, 08:47 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
I think it unlikely the Hesse aquamarine tiara...

I think it unlikely the Hesse aquamarine tiara was acquired by the Windsors. A much earlier post in this thread said the tiara was auctioned. Nothing more.
Forum: Royal Jewels 04-05-2006, 07:15 AM
Replies: 513
Views: 232,608
Posted By Warren
The Family of Hesse.

The Family of Hesse.
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