The marriage took place on Saturday, July 27, 1889 in the private chapel
at Buckingham Palace. The Prince of Wales gave Lord Fife a fine silver
model of a stag and hounds while the Princess presented him with a portrait
of his bride set in pearls, see above.
Princess Louise was the first child and daughter of the Prince and Princess
of Wales to marry, and might thus have received more (and perhaps more
Pictured on the right, is a diamond and tortoiseshell comb, the gift
presented by the Prince of Wales's household. It was
design of fleur-de-lys and collets springing up between the stems of
The gift of the Ladies of England was the magnificent Holbein pendant
of large and rare brilliants.
Sources: The Scotsman, 24 Jul 1889
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