A Windsor Castle state banquet headlined the trip. Naturally, Queen Juliana again emphasized her biggest jewel with a British connection, the Stuart Tiara, the massive size of the tiara dwarfed only by the massive size of her hair.
Queen Juliana, highlighting her true blue Order of the Garter with the impressive Dutch Sapphire Parure (including the necklace which is now used as a tiara), hosted a return banquet at the Carpenter's Hall.
Queen Alexandra's Kokoshnik Tiara and the George VI Festoon Necklace, another combination she wore to her previous Dutch visit, but she's already knocking back the sparkle by using the smaller Antique Girandole Earrings and Dorset Bow Brooch this time around.
Teck Turquoise Parure and Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother in the Greville Tiara. The Queen Mother also wore another impressive piece from the Greville Bequest, the emerald and diamond necklace (a piece we have yet to cover). And Princess Margaret wore the Lotus Flower Tiara and the diamond collet necklace she inherited from Queen Mary that was sold after her death.
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