Brooches Jewels :
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.'