Portrait of Sir Anthony Browne, unknown artist. In 1524 he was made esquire of the body to King Henry VIII, and from that time until the death of Henry he became more and more the friend of his sovereign.
Mary I of England, aka Bloody Mary for burning all of the Protestants alive daughter of Henry VIII, wearing the famous La Peregrina pearl which 400 years later was purchased by Richard Burton for Elizabeth Taylor.
“ Although throughout her reign Queen Elizabeth I never spoke publicly of her mother, the “treasonous” and beheaded second wife of Henry VIII, upon Elizabeth’s death in this ring was removed from her finger. Within its secret compartment are.