07 November 2016

Dutch Visit to New Zealand: Arrival in Wellington

Willem-Alexander and Maxima in New Zealand (Photo: HAGEN HOPKINS/AFP/Getty Images)

The Dutch royal couple wrapped up their visit to Australia last week, and now they're embarking on a three-day state visit to a neighboring country, New Zealand. Here's a look at Queen Maxima's jewelry from the welcoming ceremonies.




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Maxima chose the long diamond pendant earrings from Queen Juliana's collection for the first day of this visit.


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Here's a closer, more detailed look at one of the earrings.


Photo: DAVID ROWLAND/AFP/Getty Images

Maxima also wore other diamond pieces: her wedding bracelet, her family initial bracelet, the large ring given to her by King Willem-Alexander, and a pair of diamond ribbon brooches.


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And one more bejeweled surprise: hat pins!