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31 July 1946 Members of the British royal family at a presentation of 36 Netherlands-bred horses to Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, at Buckingham Palace. Source: Paul Popper/Popperfoto

31 July 1946 Members of the British royal family at a presentation of 36 Netherlands-bred horses to Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, at Buckingham Palace.

www.gofundme.com/oldfashionedhomestead Please donate $100 so this family can have a home! Queen Mary of Teck, wife of King George V and the grandmother of Queen Elizabeth II. Her mother was a member of the British royal family, and her father was a German duke.

Queen Mary of Teck, wife of King George V and the grandmother of Queen Elizabeth II. Her mother was a member of the British royal family, and her father was a German duke. Love this picture for Her Highness Queen Mary.

The Cullinan Diamond can also be removed from the scepter. Queen Mary, consort of King George V, shows off the Cullinan diamond as a hefty brooch.

Queen Mary wearing Cullinans I carats) and II carats) as a very weighty brooch on the front of her dress. Cullinans III carats) and IV carats) are worn as a pendant suspended from a TON of diamond necklaces.

Queen Mary's Dollhouse - The two Halls, with the Grand Staircase, its walls painted by William Nicholson, flanked by servants' quarters

Queen Mary's Dolls' House, interior A view into the north side of Queen Mary's Dolls' House showing the Grand Staircase and the Hall. The walls, painted by William Nicholson are flanked by lobbies and the servants’ quarters.

Queen Mary. Reign! Obsessed with this show! LOVE the story and all the actors/actresses. . .

21 Actors Offer Their TV Characters One Piece Of Advice

8 inches long, given to the Queen by Queen Mary in 1947 as a wedding gift. These were popular when women wore corsets, but now the Queen only wears one of the 3 sections of this piece.

~ Living a Beautiful Life ~ 8 inches long, given to the Queen by Queen Mary in 1947 as a wedding gift. These were popular when women wore corsets, but now the Queen only wears one of the 3 sections of this piece.

Philip II of Spain ( Queen Mary's I first husband) by Richard Burchett

Philip II of Spain, husband of Mary I (Tudor), oil on panel, by Richard Burchett part of his series of portraits at the Palace of Westminster telling the Tudor story

The Vladimir Tiara, Russia, c.1890 Made for Grand Duchess Vladimir, aunt of the last Russian Tsar Nicholas II, the tiara was smuggled out of Russia during the Revolution by a British diplomat. In 1921 it was sold by the Grand Duchess’s daughter, Princess Nicholas of Greece, to Queen Mary, who adapted the tiara to take fifteen of the celebrated Cambridge emeralds as an alternative to the original pearls. The tiara was inherited by The Queen from her grandmother Queen Mary in 1953.

Vladimir Tiara with pearls, Russia, made for Grand Duchess Vladimir. Sold in 1921 to Queen Mary of England who adapted it to take 15 of the celebrated Cambridge emeralds.

The Delhi Durbar Tiara - by Garrards, for Queen Mary for the Delhi Durbar on December 12,1911. Durbar is Hindi, for a ‘ceremonial gathering to pay homage’. The gathering was to install King George V and Queen Mary as Emperor and Empress of India. King George V admired this piece and referred to it as “May’s best tiara”. It has been worn in a variety of  ways as shown here.

The Delhi Durbar Tiara - by Garrards, for Queen Mary for the Delhi Durbar on December 12,1911. Durbar is Hindi, for a ‘ceremonial gathering to pay homage’. The gathering was to install King George V and Queen Mary as Emperor and Empress of India. King George V admired this piece and referred to it as “May’s best tiara”. It has been worn in a variety of ways as shown here.

THE DORSET BOW BROOCH A wedding present to Queen Mary in 1893 from the County of Dorset, and from Queen Mary to Princess Elizabeth in 1947.

DORSET Bow Brooch - Wedding gift to Queen Mary in 1893 from the County of Dorset; Later Queen Mary presented it to young Princess Elizabeth in

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