1911 Queen Mary Delhi Durbar tiara with Cambridge emeralds

The ceremony recognizing imperial rule of India was the Durbar held in (old) Delhi. Previous Durbars were not attended by the UK sovereign. That changes with George V and Mary who went to India for the Durbar.

1911 Queen Mary Delhi Durbar tiara with Cambridge emeralds

Mary went all out displaying jewels as Queen as can be seen in this portrait photo.

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