Costume inspiration: Evening mantle from Le Bon Marché department store, 1900 France. Emerald green evening mantle with black jet beading and diamante trim, cream chiffon and lace lining. Labeled: “Au Bon Marché, Maison A.
"French Jet beaded Victorian Mantle Victorian French jet, glass beaded mourning mantle/ capelet [jet beaded]" Like it for me as well. Dated, mixed era, or steampunk worlds. Even like the top for a longer cape or clinging winter dress.
From the Royal Collection of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. When first made in the tiara consisted of the three upright rectangular stones (detachable for use as brooches), mounted on a simple platinum band. The large central stone was originally t