08 August 2020

The Nightly Necklace: Grand Duchess Victoria Feodorovna's Sapphire Necklace

Bain News Service/Library of Congress/Wikimedia Commons

Grand Duchess Victoria Feodorovna of Russia (Princess Victoria Melita of Edinburgh) wears the necklace, tiara, and brooch from her grand diamond and sapphire suite for a formal portrait with her daughter, Princess Marie, ca. 1909; more on the sapphires over here!