Maria Alexandrovna wearing a half-dome crinoline dress

Posted on the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by Kaiserin Alzbeta Sissi on 6 September 2010; spots and linear flaw in image removed with Photoshop by gogm.

Maria Alexandrovna wears a half-dome crinoline with close sleeves and the quintessential accessory of the crinoline era, a lace shawl.

Keywords:  Tsaritsa Maria Alexandrovna, Hesse family, Romanov family, Tsaritsa, Russian, curly coiffure, lace headdress, high neckline, collar, epaulettes, tassels, long close sleeves, crinoline, shawl, lace

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