26 January 2021

The Evening Earring: Queen Mary's Diamond Frame Earrings

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Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom wears a pair of diamond frame and drop earrings (with the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara and the Nizam of Hyderabad Necklace) for the CHOGM Dinner in Trinidad and Tobago, November 2009; there have been persuasive arguments that these earrings were made from a brooch worn by Queen Mary