The British Imperial State Crown is the most magnificent of all the Crown Regalia. It was made in 1838 for the coronation of Queen Victoria, and then altered for the coronation of George VI in 1937 and Elizabeth II in 1953. It replaced the crown of St. Edward on the head of the ruler immediately after the coronation. Although the crown is modern in design it is set with very ancient gems.

The Imperial State Crown is the most magnificent of all the Crown Regalia. It was made in 1838 for the coronation of Queen Victoria, and then altered for the coronation of George VI in 1937 and Elizabeth II in It replaced the crown of St. Edward on

Queen Elizabeth II's Coronation (1953)

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The Coronation This was likely to be one of the last occasions upon which footmen powdered their hair. Truth to tell short hair plastered flat to the head and covered in flour (a retired Royal footman recorded this technique) was not a great look.

The Coronation Necklace: worn by every British Queen since Queen Victoria.

The Diamond Coronation Necklace worn by every British Queen since Queen Victoria including Queen Alexandra Caroline "Alix" (Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia) Denmark, the wife of King Edward VII (Albert Edward) Prince of Wales, UK.

Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Amazing picture for her highness Queen Elizabeth II.

The Queen asked, 'Ready girls?': The Coronation maids of honour - who claim to be the Spice Girls of their time - reunite 60 years on to share their memories of the day

Queen Elizabeth's coronation gown: The dress incorporated an iconographic scheme of embroidered national and Commonwealth floral emblems in gold, silver and pastel-coloured silks

The coronation costume from the movie, 'Elizabeth' (1998), compared with the real article of clothing, shown in The Coronation Portrait (NPG, London).

The coronation costume from the movie, 'Elizabeth', compared with the real article of clothing, shown in The Coronation Portrait (NPG, London).

June 2, 1953 	Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in Westminster Abbey  | ...

60 years after the Queen was crowned at Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace is to display dresses, uniforms, robes and jewellery worn for the spectacular event

Grand Duchess  Elizabeth Diamond Brooch 1896 - given to her for the coronation by Nicholas II

Grand Duchess Elizabeth Diamond Brooch 1896 - given to her for the coronation by Nicholas II. 15 of these brooches were given to Grand Duchess of the imperial family for the occasion.

Queen Elizabeth's Coronation Dress and Robe by Norman Hartnell and Ede and Ravenscroft on display at The annual Summer Opening of Buckingham Palace, Summer 2013

Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Dress and Robe by Norman Hartnell and Ede and Ravenscroft on display at The annual Summer Opening of Buckingham Palace, Summer 2013

Coronation portrait - 1600 copy of 1558 original (National Portrait Gallery, London)  Previous  Next  List    This is a 1600 copy of a portrait painted of 25-year old Elizabeth Tudor in her coronation robes with her regalia.

Where the Tudor Red-Gold Hair came from

Elizabeth I Queen of England Coronation portrait - 1600 copy of 1558 original (National Portrait Gallery, London) This is a 1600 copy of a portrait painted of old Elizabeth Tudor in her coronation robes with her regalia.

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