I think we might have solved an other mystery.
Indeed, can it be the diamond yellow cross given by her mother ?
The New York Times October 28, 1938
"Among other things, The Countess left to her younger daughter, the Queen "my diamond snake bracelet and my yellow diamond cross".
What do you think ?
: Thanks for those images Nellie. The image you
: have enlarged is from the photo where I
: thought that HM may have been wearing a
: bracelet showing under her sleeve. I am
: unsure about what is shown but it may be a
: bracelet, as I noted in my post.
: Her Majesty does definitely seem to be
: holding a cross in her hand. Could it be a
: rosary as you mentioned? Possibly. I
: certainly don't know but if it is then I
: think it would definitely be an item given
: to the Queen during the visit as I don't
: think an English Queen in the twentieth
: century would have carried a rosary unless
: given to her by one of the people in the
: bombed area.
: But, I don't see any evidence that the cross
: was attached to a rosary -- perhaps I am
: --Previous Message--
: These might help. There does appear to be a
: bracelet under the sleeve.
: And I think Queen Elizabeth is holding
: something in her hand which has the cross
: hanging from it. Might it be a rosary?
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