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James Francis Edward Stuart. The 'Old Pretender' 1688 – 1766. He was the son of the deposed James II of England (James VII of Scotland). As such, he claimed the English, Scottish and Irish thrones (as James III of England and Ireland and James VIII of Scotland) from the death of his father in 1701, when he was recognized as king of England, Scotland and Ireland

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Marie-Antoinette's Fan; Acquirer: Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1819-1901) Provenance: Reputedly, Queen Marie-Antoinette; purchased in Paris by Queen Louise of the Belgians for Queen Victoria, 1839; bequeathed to King Edward VII, 1901 Description: acquired for Queen Victoria in Paris by her aunt, Queen Louise of the Belgians (1812-50) in late December 1839, between Queen Victoria’s proposal of marriage to Prince Albert in October 1839 and the royal wedding in February 1840

110-carat yellow diamond originated in South Africa, making its way to the British crown jewels in 1907 under King Edward VII.