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April 25, 2016 4:50 pm  #1


TBF-QEII-82 The Queen’s Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company Ruby Clip

82. The Queen’s Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company Ruby Clip

   This brooch was a wedding present to The Queen in 1947, presented by “The Jewellers and Silversmiths of Great Britain”. It is described simply in the catalogue of official wedding gifts as “a gold lacework brooch set with diamonds and rubies”.[1]

   This brooch has been worn on occasion by The Queen.

1. Marriage of HRH The Princess Elizabeth and Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten, no. 536, p. 83

 

April 26, 2016 11:56 pm  #2


Re: TBF-QEII-82 The Queen’s Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company Ruby Clip

82. The Queen's Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company Ruby Clip

  The Goldsmiths' Company is one of the 12 Great Livery Companies of the City of London. It was chartered in 1387 and is ranked fifth in precedence.[1]

1. History of the Company, The Goldsmiths' Company. [https://www.thegoldsmiths.co.uk/company/history/history-of-the-company/] Accessed 18 Aug 2016

 

 

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