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The state banquet at Christiansborg Palace in honour of the Belgian state visit to Denmark on 28 March 2017 – as seen in Danish and Belgian royal tiaras:

  • Queen Margrethe of Denmark wearing the Pearl Poire Tiara
  • Queen Mathilde of Belgium wearing the Nine Provinces Tiara
  • Crown Princess Mary of Denmark wearing the Ruby Parure Tiara
  • Princess Marie of Denmark (not pictured because the producers refused to give me a close-up of her) wearing the Diamond Floral Tiara
  • Princess Elisabeth of Denmark wearing Princess Thyra’s Sapphire Tiaraa

A wonderful image of Princess Stephanie of Belgium, Countess Lonyay and previously, Crown Princess of Austria. 1900s (decade)

She s wearing her beautiful “fleur de Lys” tiara and a stunning choker (part of the parure, i believe)

Image courtesy (and property) of my dear friend, Ralf De Jonge. ❤️

Alexandre Cabanel (1823-1889)
“Cleopatra Testing Poisons on Condemned Prisoners” (1887)
Oil on canvas
Academism
Located in the Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium

The painting shows Cleopatra VII sitting at a banquet observing the effects of poisons on prisoners condemned to death.