Princess Marie of Romania, nicknamed Mignon, daughter of Queen Marie (nee Princess Marie of Edinburgh) and King Ferdinand. Marie later married King Alexander I of Yugoslavia(Serbia-Montenegro-Croacia).
Girl with the £500k pearl earrings: Gift from Romanian king was locked away for 35 years because jewels were not to owner's taste but are now tipped to raise thousands
The stunning jewels were a controversial gift from the King of Romania: Exceptional Natural Pearl Earrings up for Auction - valued at pounds. This pair of pearl earrings were considered too garish for their owner so she locked them in a drawer
Queen Marie of Roumania Born into the British royal family, she was titled Princess Marie of Edinburgh at birth. Her parents were Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia.