03 February 2020

The Daily Diadem: Queen Sofia's Gold Bandeau

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Princess Astrid of Norway wears Queen Sofia's Gold Bandeau with its matching earrings, brooch, and bracelet in a portrait taken to celebrate her 25th birthday, February 1957; the parure, which Astrid still owns today, originally belonged to Princess Pauline of Wurttemberg, mother of Queen Sofia of Sweden