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After the 1917 revolution, Russia's new rulers debated what to do with the crown jewels. This 1925 photo shows the collection. However, a 1922 album at the U.S. Geological Survey includes photos of four items that are not described in the official 1925 inventory.

You can see the tiara, necklace, and brooch in the famous 1925 photo the Bolsheviks took before they sold and/or dismantled many of the royal family's jewels.

Maria Feodorovna (Dagmar of Denmark)

Maria Feodorovna born Princess Dagmar of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, later styled Princess Dagmar of Denmark, was Empress consort of Russia as spouse of Emperor Alexander III.

Princess Grace and Prince Rainier

Net Image: Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier of Monaco: Photo ID: . Picture of Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier of Monaco - Latest Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier of Monaco Photo.

Queen Mary of the United Kingdom, wife of King George V, grandmama of Queen Elizabeth II.

Queen Mary of the United Kingdom, wife of King George V, grandmama of Queen Elizabeth II. I've see the original black-and-white picture, and this is VERY well done.

Maria Feodorovna (Dagmar of Denmark)

Maria Feodorovna (Dagmar of Denmark)

Alexei and Rasputin

Alexei Nikolaevich (Russian: Алексе́й Никола́евич) August 1904 — 17 July of the House of Romanov. Hemophiliac, murdered by the Bolsheviks and Rasputin, a Russian mystic who creeps me out. Scammed the royal family into thinking he could heal Alexei.

Princess Paul of Yugoslavia (nee Pss Olga of Greece) and her gorgeous tiara.

Princess Olga nee Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark wear Princess Maria Abamelek Lazarev Tiara by Boucheron ca.

Isabelle, Countess of Paris, seated beside the full sapphire, diamond the pearl parure, which was later auctioned via Sotheby's in 1993.

Isabelle, Countess of Paris, seated beside the full sapphire, diamond the pearl parure, which was later auctioned via Sotheby's in