Ruby jewels, repro by Swarovski. They originally belonged to Marie Theresa. Sisi altering them for her silver wedding. Sisi wearing a roby tiara and jewels. Elisabeth of Austria (due to the movie also known now as Sissi,
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Mata Hari - Lady of Fashion The Dutch exotic dancer and courtesan is now usually pictured in her revealing costumes, but in her day she was chic and well-dressed. Mata Hari was frequently featured in all the most fashionable periodicals.