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Eleonore

Princess Eleonore of Solms-Hohensolms-Lich, second wife of The Grand Duke of Hesse wearing the Hesse Diamond Tiara. She was mother of Grand Duke George Donatus (md Princess Cecilia of Greece and Denmark) and his brother Ludwig of Hesse.

Prince Ernst Ludwig of Hesse (Darmstadt) and by Rhine and his mother,Princess Alice,Grand Duchess of Hesse (nee Princess of the United Kingdom). ”

thefirstwaltz: “Prince Ernst Ludwig (future Grand Duke of Hesse) and his mother, Princess Alice, Grand Duchess of Hesse (nee Princess of the United Kingdom).

Queen Louise of Denmark, 1817-1898, nee Louise of Hesse-Cassel. Daughter of William of Hesse-Cassel.

1893 Queen of Denmark posthumous release of Lafayette portrait post card

Czarina Alexandra's three older sisters, Princesses Victoria, Elizabeth (nicknamed Ella) and Irene.  Ella also married a Romanov, Grand Duke Sergei, uncle of Czar Nicholas II.  Sergei was assassinated in 1905 by socialist revolutionaries, a frightening portent of things to come.

Victoria, Ella and Irene of Hesse Darmstadt

Tsarina Alexandra's three older sisters, Princesses Victoria, Elizabeth (nicknamed Ella) and Irene. Ella also married a Romanov, Grand Duke Sergei, uncle of Tsar Nicholas II.

Luise

Queen Victoria's Pearl and Diamond Tiara (Photo: Grand Ladies Site ) Princess Louise, Duchess of Connaught wears Queen Victoria's Pea.

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Princess Alice of the United Kingdom (Mother of Empress Alexandra and daughter of Queen Victoria), Grand Duchess of Hesse with her son Ernst Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse (1875).  Alice and her daughter Marie died three years later of diphtheria.

Princess Alice of the United Kingdom (Mother of Empress Alexandra and daughter of Queen Victoria), Grand Duchess of Hesse with her son Ernst Louis, Grand Duke of Hesse Alice and her daughter Marie died three years later of diphtheria.

Prinzessin Ingeborg von Schweden, nee Princess of Denmark | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Princess Ingeborg of Denmark, later duchess of Vastergotland, mother of Queen Astrid of Belgium and Crownprincess Martha of Norway. Note the tiara, a dull version of the ugly turquoise tiara worn by the duchess of Filomena de Tornos Steinhart,.

Zita of Bourbon-Parma, wife of Emperor Charles of Austria, Empress of Austria, Queen of Hungary, and Queen of Bohemia  1892-1989

Zita of Bourbon-Parma, wife of Emperor Charles of Austria, Empress of Austria, Queen of Hungary, and Queen of Bohemia (Such a small but determined face.

Royal Sisters... Grand Duchess Victoria Melita of Hesse and sister, Princess Beatrice of Edinburgh, later Duchess of Galliera. Early 1900s.

Grand Duchess Victoria Melita of Hesse and sister, Princess Beatrice of Edinburgh, later Duchess of Galliera.

Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig of Hesse with his two sons, Hereditary Grand Duke Georg Donatus and Prince Louis of Hesse.

Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig of Hesse and by Rhine, with his two sons, Hereditary Grand Duke Georg Donatus and Prince Louis of Hesse, later Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine

Tea Time at Winter Palace:  Coburg 1896 - Mary Duchess of York, Victoria Melita Grand Duchess of Hesse and Crown Princess Marie of Romania, George Duke of York, Ernst Grand Duke of Hesse and Ferdinand Crown Prince of Romania.

Tea Time at Winter Palace: Coburg 1896 - Mary Duchess of York, Victoria Melita Grand Duchess of Hesse and Crown Princess Marie of Romania, George Duke of York, Ernst Grand Duke of Hesse, and Ferdinand Crown Prince of Romania.

1903, photograph taken after the marriage of Princess Alice to Prince Andrew of Greece of Grand Duke Ernest Louis of Hesse and by Rhine with 4 of his sisters and their husband. From l to r: Ernest, Alexandra and Nicholas of Russia, Irene and Henry, Elisabeth and Sergei, and Victoria and Louis of Battenburg.

Five Hessian siblings, from left: Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig of Hesse and by Rhine…

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From left: Grand Duchess Eleonore of Hesse and by Rhine, Hereditary Grand Duke Georg Donatus, Prince Louis, Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig of Hesse and by Rhine (Empress Alexandra's brother)

Queen Helen of Romania wearing the Queen Sophie of Greece Diamond Tiara; Helen was born a Princess of Greece and Denmark

Queen Sophia’s Diamond Tiara History: This tiara was first seen on Queen Sophie, previously known as Princess Sophie of Prussia on her wedding to Constantine I of Greece in The tiara was later inherited by Queen Sophia’s daughter-in-law, Queen Frederika.

Grand Duchess Charlotte

Grand Duchess Charlotte wearing the The Luxembourg Empire Tiara.

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