Brooches Jewels : Brooch, Silver, turquoise, pearls, rubies, diamonds, 1840. Made by Charles du Ve…

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Brooches Jewels :



Brooch, Silver, turquoise, pearls, rubies, diamonds, 1840. Made by Charles du Ve...

Brooch, Silver, turquoise, pearls, rubies, diamonds, 1840. Made by Charles du Ve, jeweller. One of the brooches given to each of the twelve ladies – unmarried daughters of the nobility – who carried Queen Victoria's train at her wedding in 1840. According to The Times of 10 February, ‘The whole workmanship [of the brooches] is very superior and exactly in accordance with the directions of the Royal Bride.'



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