she left to the Crown in her will, and they've passed from queen to queen ever since.
|L to R: Queen Alexandra wearing the bows down her skirt at her first state opening of parliament as queen and her coronation, Queen Mary using the brooches on her bodice on two occasions, and Queen Elizabeth|
|Queen Elizabeth II|
|The Duchess of York|
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