Textile fragment with Double-Headed Eagle and Flanking Dragons' Heads | The Met 13th c. The lavish medium and the animals with imperial connotations suggest that this finely woven textile was probably commissioned by or for a member of the Anatolian elite. The color red was associated with Rum Seljuq royalty and other dynasties in the Mediterranean, most notably in Byzantium and the Trebizond empire
To create a different flavor of packaging for Imperial Tea while updating its identity. The work needs to invoke a sense of royalty and sophistication.
Wedding ceremonial of Nicholas II and Alexandra Feodorovna, St. Petersburg, 1894. ~~Leather ceremonial folders were made exclusively for the members of the Russian Imperial family, foreign Royalty, and high ranking court officials (Chamberlains, Lades in Waiting) who were allowed to participate in wedding procession and ceremony at the private church of the Imperial family in the Winter palace. The folders contained several sheets with detailed description of ceremony and designated places…
(left) Tsar Alexander III, Empress Marie Feodorovna, and Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich, painted by Laurits Tuuxen 1884 (right) Empress Marie Feodorovna, painted by Alexey Korzuhin, 1885 ROYAL RUSSIA: News, Videos & Photographs About the Romanov Dynasty, Monarchy and Imperial Russia - Updated Daily
Yellow Enamel Cloisonné and Champlevé Hinged Bangle gold tone
A bright bangle with flower detail Not all the gold is covered in enamel (champlevé) Yellow/gold was the emperors colour in imperial China, where many Closonne items are made. A few bubbles/chips in the enamel near clasp as shown in photos Hinge and clasp in good order Unusual and very pretty In good vintage condition If you wear this bangle, you wear the colour of royalty and prestige This will be sent registered with tracking If you need express postage or have any questions pl...
Michiko Shoda (later Empress Michiko), born 1934, was the first commoner to marry into the Japanese Imperial Family. She married Crown Prince Akihito (later Emperor Akihito) in 1959. http://royals-and-quotes.tumblr.com/post/66579001559/michiko-shoda-later-empress-michiko-born-1934
Royal Russia: Romanov Dynasty, Russian Monarchy and Imperial Russia in Words and Photographs Романовы - королевская России
King Felipe IV and his wife Queen Letizia of Spain with Japanese Emperor Akihito, Empress Michiko, Crown Prince Naruhito, Crown Princess Masako and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe attend a welcome ceremony for the Spanish royal couple at the Imperial Palace on April 5, 2017 in Tokyo, Japan.