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Queen Elizabeth II, Coronation 1953 Candle Extinguisher

£189.00

Product code: CE049

Queen Elizabeth II, Coronation 1953 Candle Extinguisher from the Royal Collection.
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The Bronte Royal Collection is a set of candle extinguishers featuring some of the most treasured members of the British Royal family, both past and present.

 

Every aspect of this very special collection is made and painted by hand. Using fine bone china, specially created ceramic colours, 22 carat gold, platinum and silver.

 

Elizabeth heard of the death of King George VI on route to a tour of Australia and New Zealand on the 6th February 1952. She was proclaimed Queen Elizabeth, throughout her realms and returned to the United Kingdom with her husband, Phillip. The Coronation took place on 2nd June 1953 at Westminster Abbey. The ceremony, with the exception of the anointing and communion, was televised for the first time. Elizabeth's coronation gown was commissioned from Norman Hartnell and embroidered on her instructions with the floral emblems of Commonwealth countries: English Tudor rose; Scots thistle; Welsh leek; Irish shamrock; Australian wattle; Canadian maple leaf; New Zealand silver fern; South African protea; lotus flowers for India and Ceylon; and Pakistan's wheat, cotton, and jute.

 

Dimensions are 12(H) x 6(W) x 5cm(D)

 

Fully packaged complete with limited edition certificate.

 

Other candle extinguishers available from this collection include Lady Elizabeth of Glamis (Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother), "Lilibet" Princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II), Princess Elizabeth of York (Queen Elizabeth II), Queen Elizabeth II (Coronation 1953), Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, H.M. Queen Elizabeth II (Trooping the Colour), H.M. Queen Elizabeth II (Order of the Garter), HRH Prince William, Kate Middleton, Queen Victoria, Prince Albert, Queen Elizabeth I, King Henry VIII, Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Queen Mary I, The Queen's Beasts Collection - The Lion of England, The Queen's Beasts Collection - The Unicorn of Scotland and The Queen's Beasts Collection - The Dragon of Wales


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