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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 of Otto III, Germany

Ottonian crown on display at Essen’s cathedral treasury, ca. Long believed to be the infant crown of king of Romans Otto III

Richard II, the son of Edward III's eldest son, Edward, Prince of Wales, the Black Prince and his wife, Joan, Countess of Kent. The Black Prince predeceased Edward III, dying of a mysterious illness in June, 1376. He had obtained a promise from his father that Richard should succeed him. After his grandfather's death, the ten year old Richard was duly crowned at Westminster Abbey on 16 July, 1377.

King Richard II of England . we are related through Pop's grandmother Nancy.

Imperial crown of the Holy Roman Empire

Crown of St.Stephen ~ Official and Historic Crowns of the World and their Locations: Serbia 28 Hungary 29 Poland 30 Central Africa 31

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

Crown of Castille and Leon.    Worn by Sancho IV the Brave (12 May 1258 – 25 April 1295) was the King of Castile, León and Galicia from 1284 to his death. He was the second son of Alfonso X and Yolanda, daughter of James I of Aragon.

Crown of Castille and Lyon Date unknown Spain/Granada/Royal Chapel I like the idea of the crenellation, but not the execution. I really want my coronet to flair.

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

King Richard II by Unknown artist oil on panel, 22 in. mm x 449 mm) uneven Purchased, Credit National Portrait Gallery London.

Reliquary Crown with thorns from the crown of Christ 1219AD. Æ 20,7 cm. H. 3.3 cm & 7.5 cm Treasury of Namur Cathedral, formerly treasury of St. Aubin, Inv. n° 4   The Crown consists of eight pieces set with precious stones, connected by hinges and set with fleurs-de-lys. The thorns are in little containers. This crown is West-European in style and was probably made in the region of the Meuse.

Crown of Namur, 8 plaques with pearl-headed pins at hinges. 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.