Re: Grand Diadem of Luxembourg & the brooch!
Posted by Boris on July 7, 2012, 6:41 am, in reply to "Re: Grand Diadem of Luxumborg & the brooch!"
When first seen on Grand Duchess Maria Teresa, the brooch was generally believed to have been an épaulette originally. |
Most likely correct, but was there any further information about its provenance, or pictures of previous royal ladies wearing the piece?
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: and it can easily compete with Swedish
: Braganca tiara of Queen Silvia
: Before reading your post were these exactly
: my thoughts, Tamara. The Swedish Bragança
: tiara and the Luxembourg Nassau diademe are
: in the same "league" .
: What a wonderful picture of The Grand
: Duchess! Thank you for posting it, Tamara.
: And this whopper of a brooch!!!! I have
: never noticed this wonderful, amazing,
: stunning piece before. It looks like an
: 'epaulette' to me. There is for sure a
: fellow poster who knows more about that
: jewel - thank you very much in advance for
: sharing knowledge .