Photograph of Marie Henriette of Belgium

Queen Maria Hendrika wears a buttoned day dress top in this photograph from the 1860s or earlier.

Posted to the Alexander Palace Time Machine Discussion Forum by Katenka_Fyodorovna on 19 January 2010.

Her youth and the overall style suggest the 1860s or even earlier, something from the crinoline era. A belt buckle shows at the bottom of the photo.

Keywords:  Queen Marie Henriette, Habsburg family, Wettin family, Queen, straight coiffure, hat, high neckline, collar, buttons, epaulettes, puffed sleeves, earrings

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