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    Oval Queen Alexandra Enameled Gold and Diamond Royal Presentation Brooch
    English, circa 1905

    Of violet guilloché enamel, the center set with entwined rose diamond initials AA at cross angles for Queen Alexandra (1844-1925) below a gold crown within a white enamel and gold frame, with vacant compartment in original red velvet fitted case-1 1/8 in. long

    Born Alexandra Caroline Mary Charlotte Louisa Julia, Princess of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (the reigning house of the Kingdom of Denmark), Princess Alexandra was queen consort of King Edward VII of Great Britain. Her younger sister, Princess Dagmar (Maria Fedorovna), wed the future Emperor Alexander III of Russia.

    Provenance:
    Purchased from S.J. Shrubsole, New York


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2008
    24th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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