AN 18TH CENTURY PRINCE OF WALES FEATHER BROOCH. The three rose-cut diamond feathers to the diamond-set floral branches and diamond bow, set en tremblant, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1780, 13.1 cm. high.
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HATTIE CARNEGIE signed pave set crystal rhinestone Heart | Etsy
Lovely little silver plated heart set pave style with crystal rhinestones and crowned with a plume of the Prince of Wales Three Feathers in goldtone. There is some wear to the ends of the feathers, otherwise no issues and the rhinestones are particularly bright and shiny. Brooch size: 1 3/8" x 7/8" v270
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A parrot once resided in a pretty gilded cage Sarcastic was his temper and uncertain was his age He knew that two canaries had apartments overhead Who’d only very recently been wed. He kept an eye on all that they were doing, An interfering parrot in a nasty frame of mind… And vowed he’d stop their billing and their cooing, Which really was exceedingly unkind, Exceedingly unkind. In April of 1896, The Geisha premiered at Daly’s Theatre in London. The two-act musical comedy (considered…
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Though this a Tweflth Cake by Ivan Day, it is how I imagine the culinary related Bride Cake in the novel, though of course the Tester Bed (painted differently) would replace the Prince of Wales feathers. How beautiful is that?
Princess Diana Emerald Choker. A little bit of history The choker is known as Disco Di. This was an art-deco choker which was left to the Queen but she never wore it. In 1981 she took it out of sto…
Comb | Adcock, Henry | V&A Explore The Collections
Silver comb, cast in imitation of cut steel, maker's mark of Henry Adcock, England, Birmingham hallmarks for 1809-1810
Love stuff like this-- a compact with the Prince of Wales feather motif in diamonds-- part of a 6 piece " handbag suite" including comb holder, lipstick holder, notebook, and pill box all by Van Cleef , all applied with personal ciphers meaning something to the couple and all inscribed inside The Duchess of Windsor.