Marie of Romania (Marie Alexandra Victoria, previously Princess Marie of Edinburgh; 29 October 1875 – 18 July was Queen consort of Romania from 1914 to as the wife of Ferdinand I of Romania. She was called Missy by her family.
Two fabulous Cartier Kokoshnik tiaras. The top one was made for Grace Vanderbilt and set entirely with diamonds, the bottom was made for Grand Duchess Vladimir and set with cabochon sapphires and diamonds. I love the Russian style!
From the catalogue of the Cartier exhibition, British Museum, an example of how Cartier's Citrine art deco tiara disassembles to form a brooch. It comprises 143 citrine vertical batons, plus a massive hexagonal Topaz of cts, and was sold 27 June