Isabel Cristina Leopoldina Augusta Micaela Gabriela Rafaela Gonzaga of Braganza, Princess Imperial of Brazil, was born in 1846. Here we can see her photographed in 1851, around 5 years old, with her hair shaved due to typhoid fever.
Imperial Crown of Brazil The Imperial Crown of Brazil was created for Dom Pedro II in 1841 for his coronation. It is made of gold and contains 639 diamonds and 77 pearls. The crown is made up of eight half arches, topped with a jewelled cross. In 1889, Brazil abolished it’s monarchy, but unusually the crown jewels were kept safe. They now belong to the Brazilian State and are on display at the Imperial Museum of Brazil.
Maria I of Portugal (17 December 1734 – 20 March 1816) was Queen of Portugal, Brazil, and the Algarves. Known as Maria the Pious (in Portugal), or Maria the Mad (in Brazil), she was the first undisputed Queen regnant of Portugal.
King Manuel II of Portugal with the Civil Governor of Porto on the King's first national trip in 1908, months after the murder of his father the King Carlos I and his brother, the Prince Royal Luiz Filipe