HM Queen Astrid of Belgium née Her Royal Highness Princess Astrid of Sweden wearing the original version of the Nine Province Tiara. A flexible diamond bandeau in a stylized Greek key motif topped with 11 large diamonds on spikes.
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Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna Romanova Jun Jul child of Tsar Nicholas II (Nikolai II) (Nikolai Alexandrovich Romanov) & wife Alix-Alexandra (Alix Victoria Helena Louise Beatrice) (Alexandra Feodorovna Romanova) June July Hesse, Germany.
Princess Josephine Caroline of Belgium was of illustrious ancestry and married royally, Prince Karl Anton of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. After WWI this couple had lost much of their wealth and their children all married aristocrats, not royals.