Thank you for your both contribution !
Arthur thank you for your great photo !
It is to difficult for me to express it in English but I can see the shape of the double greek key tiara in the different photos ! (otherwise it is a similar tiara in design) !
I will check other photos to confirm the theory !
: As so many are not sure if it is Mrs Greville
: I think, as best as we can, we need to
: examine that issue first.
: Mrs Greville was invited to the coronation
: and was seated in the upper gallery.
: ID of Mrs Greville
: Photos of her are few and far between but,
: to my eye, the ones below show that the lady
: we are discussing is Mrs Greville. No one
: else in the box matches the known photos of
: Mrs Greville.
: The second and third of the photos below are
: from the National Trust site and are clearly
: identified as Mrs Greville.
: The tiara worn to the coronation. (Detail
: taken from Arthur's image. Thank you Arthur
: for them)
: The shape of this tiara does not match that
: of the Boucheron Greville tiara.
: In my opinion it does match that of the
: bandeau we know that QEQM lent to an
: exhibition at the Goldsmiths Hall. These
: photos show the aigrette is articulated and
: can take different positions, while the stem
: section is flexible also.
: At the coronation Mrs Greville, like a
: number of other ladies, was wearing court
: feathers on her head. I suspect that her
: court feathers have pushed the aigrette
: section of her tiara with the two large
: diamonds downwards.
: The two large diamonds then sit further
: towards the centre of the tiara and appear
: as glows of light almost above Mrs
: Greville'e left eye. I never assumed that
: Franck was referring to the reflection of
: light from the medals of the man sitting
: behind Mrs Greville
: The aigrette with the two large diamonds can
: be seen where I have drawn the clumsy line
: (sorry I am proficient at this type of
: I am sorry but I cannot see any cloverleaf
: shape - just diamond encrusted arcs from
: which two large diamonds hang, these being
: backed by a feather.
: Yes, the details from the coronation photos
: are blurry.
: In the image which I think shows Mrs
: Greville, the lady is definitely not wearing
: the Boucheron tiara.
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