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Courtesy of The Royal Armoury (http://emuseumplus.lsh.s...). Queen Josephine's Coronation gown from 1844 of silver cloth with applied embroidery of gold-crown motif in varying sizes. The bodice has a 'bertha' and 'trellis sleeves'.

1844 Queen Josefina's coronation dress (Royal Armoury, Skokloster Castle and The Hallwyl Museum - Stockholm Sweden)

Courtesy of The Royal Armoury (http://emuseumplus.lsh.se/eMuseumPlus). The coronation dress worn by queen Fredrika as she was crowned alongside her husband Gustav IV Adolf in Norrköping in 1800.

1800 Sweden - Courtesy of The Royal Armoury . The coronation dress worn by queen Fredrika as she was crowned alongside her husband Gustav IV Adolf in Norrköping in

HISTORICAL GOLD & BEIZE PRINTED DRESSES

Cloth of gold coronation gown worn by Alexandra Feodorovna of Russia June 1872 – July for her coronation Dresses ordered for the imperial family were embroidered at the Novotikhvinsky Convent workshop that specialized in gold threadwork.

John, 9th Duke of Rutland, with Charles the future 10th Duke of Rutland, at George VI's coronation, 1937. #John9thDukeofRutland

John, Duke of Rutland at George VI's coronation, 1937

The Duke Duchess of Kent in their robes coronets after the 1937 Coronation. No one knows if they felt a bit cheated as at one point it was possible that they rather than George Elizabeth could have been chosen as the next king queen. Another one of those historical might-have-beens.

Another formal portrait of Marina and George, taken in 1937 on the occasion of the Coronation, Marina wearing both the London Fringe tiara and her Ducal Coronet

Coronation dress (bodice and skirt), 1872, Norwegian Folk Museum, via DigitaltMuseum. Photos: Reinsfelt, Anne-Lise / Norwegian Folk Museum. Worn to the Norwegian coronation of King Oscar II of Sweden and Norway in 1873. Silk satin dress. Low-necked bodice with long wide sleeves, silver tassels and cords. Skirt with silver fringe.

Coronation dress (bodice and skirt), Norwegian Folk Museum, Worn to the Norwegian coronation of King Oscar II of Sweden and Norway in Silk satin dress. Low-necked bodice with long wide sleeves, silver tassels and cords. Skirt with silver fringe.

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