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Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queen's Coronation

Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Her Majesty The Queen's Coronation Dress, designed by Norman Hartnell and worn by her Majesty on the 2nd June 1953, is the centerpiece of The Queen's Coronation 1953 exhibition.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Her Majesty The Queen's magnificent white satin Coronation Dress and the purple velvet Robe of Estate at The Queen's Coronation 1953 exhibition.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Her Majesty The Queen's historic white satin Coronation Dress and the purple velvet Robe of Estate at The Queen's Coronation 1953 exhibition at Buckingham Palace.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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The 6,5 metres long purple velvet Coronation Robe made by Ede and Ravenscroft and embroidered in 18 types of gold thread by the Royal School of Needlework with wheat ears and olive branches, surrounding the crowned EIIR cipher.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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The robe and uniform worn by His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh on the Coronation Day on the 2nd June 1953.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Princess Anne's Coronation dress, worn by the two year old Princess Royal on the 2nd June 1953.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Outfits, designed by couturier Hartnell, were worn by the members of Queen Elizabeth II family at her coronation on the 2nd June 1953.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Dresses of the Coronation Maids of Honour - six young women, chosen to assist the princess with her train at Westminster Abbey.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Detail of the State Dining Room interior at Buckingham Palace with Coronation State Banquet display.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Coronation State Banquet display. State Dining Room at Buckingham Palace, decorated with red silk damask and hung with the portraits of monarchs, has seen countless heads of states dining here since the 1820s.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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1953 Coronation Day display at Buckingham Palace is part of the 60th anniversary of HM The Queen's Coronation celebrations.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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One of the original BBC's cameras, that made possible live broadcast on 2nd June 1953, is on display at Buckingham Palace.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Images of Her Majesty The Queen at the entrance to the State Rooms Summer Opening exhibition.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Red Coronation Tray, decorated with the Lion and the Unicorn and saying God Save The Queen, is a new addition to my collection of Buckingham Palace trays.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Buckingham Palace on the eve of the State Rooms Summer Opening 2013.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Corgi with Medallion soft toy on sale at Buckingham Palace Garden Shop.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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The Queen's Coronation range in bright red at Buckingham Palace Garden Shop.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Smiling staff at Buckingham Palace Garden Cafe.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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West front of Buckingham Palace as seen from the Palace Garden, the largest private garden in London.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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White flowers in bloom at Buckingham Palace Garden.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Buckingham Palace facade or East front, complete with gilded wrought iron railings and gas lanterns.
Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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Victoria Memorial in front of Buckingham Palace.
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  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
  • Buckingham Palace Celebrates 60 Years of The Queens Coronation
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For the first time since Her Majesty The Queen's Coronation Day in 1953, a spectacular Coronation show at Buckingham Palace brought together an array of royal dress, robes, uniform, jewels and diamonds as part of the State Rooms Summer Opening 2013.

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