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Henry II, first Plantaganet King of England, was crowned at Westminster Abbey, London, on this day 19th December 1154

Henry II, first Plantaganet King of England son of Geoffrey Plantagenet & Empress Mathilda, daughter of King Henry I & granddaughter of William the Conqueror.

Crown, early 19th century, gold, diamonds, 8 sapphires, a zircon and 8 quartzes. Donated by Queen Maria Theresa, a consort of King Vittorio Emanuele I di Savoia in 1820

Crown, early 19th century, gold, diamonds, 8 sapphires, a zircon and 8 quartzes. Donated by Queen Maria Theresa, a consort of King Vittorio Emanuele I di Savoia in 1820

Richard II (6 January 1367 – ca. 14 February 1400) was King of England from 1377 until he was deposed in 1399. Richard, a son of Edward, the Black Prince

Richard II 1377 - Son of Edward the Black Prince and Joan the Fair Maid of Kent and grandson of Edward III. Richard ruled at the time of Chaucer the poet. His cousin, Henry IV, had him murdered in prison to take over the throne.

Reliquary Crown...Belgium  Official and Historic Crowns of the World and their Locations

Reliquary Crown of Thorns (Cathedral of Saint Aubin in Namur) . Aubin Cathedral in Namur, Belgium, and it is said to contain a splinter of the true cross.