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Elizabeth I wears her mother, Anne Boleyn's, "A" pendant necklace in the famous painting "The Family of Henry VIII" now hanging in Hampton Court Palace.. what a lovely, moving tribute to her fallen mother!

Elizabeth I wears her mother, Anne Boleyn's, "A" pendant necklace in the famous painting "The Family of Henry VIII" now hanging in Hampton Court Palace.. what a lovely, moving tribute to her fallen mother!

Thought to be Maria de Medici, painted by Alessandro Allori, 1555-57, Florence (Moda a Firenze). Eleonora di Toledo is painted quite often with high-necked partlets, and there are numerous paintings of this period with ladies wearing high necked partlets with and without overgowns.

Thought to be Maria de Medici, painted by Alessandro Allori, 1555-57, Florence (Moda a Firenze). Eleonora di Toledo is painted quite often with high-necked partlets, and there are numerous paintings of this period with ladies wearing high necked partlets with and without overgowns.

High tudor fashion | House of Tudor 1485-1603 | Pinterest

High tudor fashion | House of Tudor 1485-1603 | Pinterest

Queen Elizabeth I with a Fan, c.1595.  Artist Unknown.  Private Collection.

Queen Elizabeth I with a Fan, c.1595. Artist Unknown. Private Collection.

Royal Jewelry - Queen Elizabeth I Pelican Cup

Royal Jewelry - Queen Elizabeth I Pelican Cup

Image from http://historywitch.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/anneofcleves.jpg.

Image from http://historywitch.files.wordpress.com/2012/07/anneofcleves.jpg.

Catherine I, the second wife of Peter I of Russia, reigned as Empress of Russia from 1724 until her death.  In 1724 Catherine was officially crowned and named co-ruler.  Peter died in 1725 without naming a successor.  During a meeting of a council to decide on a successor, a coup was arranged by Menshikov and others in which the guards regiments with whom Catherine was very popular proclaimed her the ruler of Russia, giving her the title of Empress.

Catherine I, the second wife of Peter I of Russia, reigned as Empress of Russia from 1724 until her death. In 1724 Catherine was officially crowned and named co-ruler. Peter died in 1725 without naming a successor. During a meeting of a council to decide on a successor, a coup was arranged by Menshikov and others in which the guards regiments with whom Catherine was very popular proclaimed her the ruler of Russia, giving her the title of Empress.

Queen Elizabeth with a Fan, 1585-1590. Attr. to John Bettes the Younger. Hever Castle, Kent.

Queen Elizabeth with a Fan, 1585-1590. Attr. to John Bettes the Younger. Hever Castle, Kent.

On this day 7th September,1533 the birth of Elizabeth I, daughter of Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII. She was Queen of England from 1558 to 1603 and was known as The Virgin Queen because she never married, being too shrewd to share power with a foreign monach

The 16th-century Shard: Elizabeth I's rooms at the top of Kenilworth Castle's 100ft tower - where she had her trysts with a handsome earl - are opened to public for first time

On this day 7th September,1533 the birth of Elizabeth I, daughter of Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII. She was Queen of England from 1558 to 1603 and was known as The Virgin Queen because she never married, being too shrewd to share power with a foreign monach

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