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Ninya Mikhaila costumier - gown back

NINYA MIKHAILA - HISTORICAL COSTUMIER costume based on a portrait of Elizabeth I when princess made for children's education sessions at Hampton Court Palace. Blackwork embroidery on the linen cuffs is by Jane Huggett. Shoes by Plantagenet Shoes.

Anne of Cleves gown backside

Anne of Cleves’ dress in her 1539 engagement portrait for Henry VIII, by Hans Holbein the Younger. Garment researched and constructed by Ren Boggio.

Alison Weir believes that a 19th-century engraving on an internet shopping site could be a 'lost' 16th-century portrait of Anne Boleyn, Queen of England (above)

Alison Weir believes that a engraving on an internet shopping site could be a 'lost' portrait of Anne Boleyn, Queen of England (above)

Anne Boleyn miniature

Anne Boleyn Miniature fun replica based on an original by john Hoskins c 1664

The Boleyn Cup - The only surviving piece of Anne Boleyn's enormous and very valuable collection of gold and silver plate. This simple silver gilt cup - topped with her falcon emblem - is now at a church in Gloucestershire. Her other gold plate, salts, cups, etc would have been much more elaborate.

The Boleyn Cup - The only surviving piece of Anne Boleyn's enormous and very valuable collection of gold and silver plate. This simple silver gilt cup - topped with her falcon emblem - is now at a church in Gloucestershire.

Replica crown of King Henry the VIII.

A meticulous reproduction of the crown used for the coronation of Henry VII, Henry VIII and his three children, Edward VI, Mary I and Elizabeth I (the original was destroyed by Oliver Cromwell). It is on exhibition at Hampton Court Palace.

Queen Elizabeth I’s Ring. Gold, mother-of-pearl, rubies, and enamel, c.1560. According to tradition this ring was dedicated to James I (James VI of Scotland) as evidence of the Queen’s death and given by him to 1st Earl of Home in 1603.

Beautiful pictures of Queen Elizabeth I’s secret locket ring. It wasn’t discovered until her death that the ring opened up to reveal two portraits of her and her mother Queen Anne Boleyn. I love Anne Boleyn

"Under These Restless Skies" is a novel set during the reign of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn. The site explores topics and people of the Tudor age.

Anne Boleyn in the Tower of London. One of the most beautiful likenesses I have ever seen of such a tragic and likely misunderstood queen.