Queen Alexandra Caroline "Alix" (Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia) Denmark loved pearls & always wore a pearl choker to hide a scar on her neck. Alix was the wife of King Edward VII (Albert Edward) Prince of Wales, UK.
Queen Alexandra, "Queen Alexandra wears a Cartier necklace in She was famous for wearing high chokers in the style shown and for wearing a daring amount of make-up, in so doing rejecting the fashion for natural complexions.
Archduchesse Maria Adelheid of Austria-Toscana queen consort of Sardinia-Piemont. Daughter of en:Archduke Rainer of Austria (viceroy of en:Kingdom of Lombardy-Venetia), first wife of en:Victor Emmanuel II of Italy
The Past as Another Country: Historical Places That Weren't Actually That Great
Portrait of Queen Alexandra Caroline "Alix" (Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia) Denmark, by Carl Forup. Wife of King Edward VII (Albert Edward) Prince of Wales, UK. Child of King Christian IX Denmark & Princess Louise Hesse-Kassel, Germany.
Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia Daughter of James I The only surviving daughter of James I, King of England and Scotland. In 1613 she married Frederick, the Elector Palatine. He accepted the throne of Bohemia in but after a year.