Elizabeth I: "The Hardwick Portrait", by Nicholas Hilliard and his workshop; commissioned by Bess of Hardwick, who also embroidered the skirt the queen is wearing in the portrait. The painting can be viewed still at Hardwick Hall.
Currently, the head of the House of Windsor is Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, as the daughter of the late King George VI, the son of the late King George V. HM Queen Elizabeth II, head of the House of Windsor.
The Dresden Green Diamond is a 41 carats g) natural green diamond, which probably originated in the Kollur mine in the state of Andhra Pradesh in India. In the diamond was incorporated into an extremely valuable hat ornament, surrounded by two l