*ELENA* Royal ladies at the Coronation of Nicholas II in 1896 First row - Grand Duchess Alexandra Iosifovna and The Duchess of Connaught Second row - Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna and Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna
The Grand Duchess (on the right) & her sister-in-law, Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna) at the coronation ball of Sewn on her velvet kokoshinik she wears her pearl & diamond necklace shown elsewhere on this board.
Queen Victoria of Great Britain with Tsar Nicholas II of Russia. Seated on the left is Tsarina Alexandra holding her baby daughter Grand Duchess Olga. (Balmoral Castle, Tsarina Alexandra (nee Princess Alix of Hesse) is Queen Victoria’s granddaughter
Her Serene Highness Princess Victoria Alice of Battenberg (mother of the Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh) was born in the Tapestry Room at Windsor Castle. Eldest child of Prince Louis of Battenberg and his wife Princess Victoria of Hesse greek key tiara