Sunday, June 9, 2013

Broaches of the Famous.


Brooches the best of Them.

Daughter of
 Prince Alfred,
 Duke of Edinburgh,
and Grand Duchess
Maria Alexandrovna
of Russia.





This awesome and symbolic brooch is a Pecten shell shaped brooch
with the crowned monogram of Princess Marie of Romania
made by C. Faberge.

Below is Wallis Simpsons Brooch,  Ah Hah!



This
 brooch
made for
Queen
Victoria
in 1830.

















Queen Mary's , The Kensington Brooch.

Then Our Madeleine Albright, I love the glass Ceiling one.



Madeleine Albright wore her
pins for her moods.


This Glass Ceiling Pin is Fabulous




These are my favorites---------------
     






















Extracted in Colombia around 16-17 century.
Sold by Spain to Ottoman Empire Sultan Abdul Hamid  II,
he wore it as a belt buckle.
Then sold in Paris to Tiffany about 1900's.
Annenberg bought it in the 1950's and it was donated
to the Smithsonian.

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