Nobel Banquet 2001
Evening gown. A full-skirted gown of tulle, glittering with crystals. A tight pearl embroidered bodice. The gown was worn for the King and Queen’s silver wedding anniversary.
Design: Nina Ricci, Paris
The Queen is wearing the Leuchtenberg Sapphire parure. The set consists of a diamond tiara with sapphires, pendant earrings with diamond-framed sapphires (originally hairpins), a diamond necklace with sapphires and nine pendant clusters as well as a diamond brooch with large sapphires.