For example, the tiara given by Queen Isabella II
of Spain to Pius IV in the 19th century -- cloth of silver embroidered with gold metal thread, is studded with 19,000 precious stones, most of them diamonds.
Due to his business successes and charitable works, ML was conferred the title of marquis by Queen Isabella II
in the 1860s.
Spain had relative amicable relations with the United States, but was currently in a state of upheaval wherein a brace of warring factions were vying for control of the twelve -year old Queen Isabella II
. So Webster and the President Tyler mulled over the possible candidates for U.S.
Imperiale earned Guerlain the prestigious title of being Her Majesty's Official Perfumer (France), which led him to create perfumes for Queen Victoria and Spain's Queen Isabella II
among other royalty.
QUEEN OF SPAIN from the age of three, Isabella II
abdicated after thirty-six years of more or less ceaseless turmoil, and spent almost half her life in exile in France, though she characteristically never learned to speak French properly.