And it also makes me think when did the story about the peacock parure happened? was it when Beatrix turned 18? I've heard a story earlier on that Beatrix later did receive a tiara from her parents. So maybe they had to buy a new tiara as the jewels were formally still in the possesion of Wilhelmina? Just my guess.. ;-)
Than it's even more strange what happened after Beatrix grew older as she never wore this tiara again and prefered queen Emma's diamond tiara, the pearl spiked tiara and the pearl button tiara, but never again the laurel wreath tiara, which has been used by her 2 younger sisters and aunt. And in the past 20 years it has only been worn by Laurentien and Maria Carolina.
I agree with you that this would be a nice first tiara for the princess of Orange. Hopefully, we'll get a state portrait or something when she turns 18 by the end of this year.
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