The Swedish Nine Prong Tiara - Made in Berlin as a gift for Queen Sophia, consort of King Oscar II. A part of the Bernadotte Foundation, it technically belongs to no one person, but it’s definitely a favorite of Queen Silvia’s
I have been to Germany. a place where my Mom was born while her dad was stationed there in the military. We went on a Choir trip in High School and stayed for 2 weeks. It was at Christmas time too. SO Beautiful but cold!
Archaeopteryx Berlin specimen is considered the most famous fossil in the world. It is about 150 Ma & was discovered in limestone deposits in Eichstaett, Bavaria. Archaeopteryx has bird flight feathers, but also has reptile features such as a tail bone &
Faberge egg (Did you know?...Gustav Fabergé’s paternal ancestors were Huguenots, originally from La Bouteille, Picardy, who fled from France after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes, first to Germany near Berlin, then in 1800 to the Baltic province of Livonia, then part of Russia.)