The beautiful Diane de Poitiers became king Henry II of France’s favourite, much to Catherine de Medicis’ concern. Cannot choose between Diane and Catherine? You can find them both here and complete your collection of 16th C French ornaments!
This particular Fleur de Lis design has been used on a myriad of European coats of arms over the centuries. Handmade in India using the traditional technique of zardozi embroidery, it appears here in typically French colours, navy and silver.