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Sapphire necklace and earrings, wedding gift from her father, George VI to Princess Elizabeth, now Queen Elizabeth II.

crown of Catherine of Aragon, first wife of Henry VIII and mother of Mary I, inside the Duomo Treasury in Palermo/Looks kind of like a battle helmet. Tudor History, European History, British History, Ancient History, Dinastia Tudor, Los Tudor, Royal Crowns, Royal Jewels, British Crown Jewels

crown of Catherine of Aragon, first wife of Henry VIII and mother of Mary I, inside the Duomo Treasury in Palermo

Henry VII’s Greenwich Palace Chapel Royal with its original Tudor tile floor were discovered by Museum of London Archaeology in Henry VIII married Anne of Cleves on January 1540 A. In this chapel. History Of England, Tudor History, European History, British History, Ancient History, Asian History, Anne Of Cleves, Anne Boleyn, Greenwich Palace

In 2006 the remains of the chapel royal at Henry VII’s Greenwich Palace were discovered by Museum of London Archaeology. In this chapel Henry VIII married Anne of Cleves on 6th January 1540. The chapel royal can be seen in the photograph with its original Tudor tile floor.

King Henry VIII, Jane Seymour, King Charles l, and an Infant Child of Anne Boleyn's Grave at Saint George's Chapel in Windsor Castle. Tudor History, European History, British History, Katharina Von Aragon, James Park, Funeral, King Henry Viii, King Charles, Tudor Monarchs

King Henry VIII, Jane Seymour & an Infant Child of Anne Boleyn's Grave at Saint George's Chapel in Windsor

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The smoking gun in the Babington Plot which sealed Mary, Queen of Scots' fate. Sir Francis Walsingham and his associates broke Mary Stuart's cipher without much difficulty. Tudor History, European History, British History, Ancient History, Asian History, Mary Queen Of Scots, Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth, Francis Walsingham

“Spy Games for Kids” – How to Break a Secret Code

For thousands of years Kings, Queens, Emperors, and their spies have been writing their important communications in code. In the days before telephones, emails, and text messages, it was the only way of keeping important messages private. Napoleon’s spies were excellent code writers AND code breakers. George Washington sent messages to his many secret agents…

The circa 1812 uniform belonged to Lieutenant William Hicks. It's an important find for military historians as it is believed no other lieutenant uniform of that era is left in existence. Royal Navy Uniform, British Uniforms, Navy Uniforms, Military Uniforms, Army Uniform, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Fashion

Epaulettes first appeared on British uniforms in the second half of the 18th century. The epaulette was officially incorporated into Royal Navy uniform regulations in 1795, although some officers wore them before this date. Under this system Flag Officers wore silver stars on their epaulettes to distinguish their ranks. A Captain with at least three years seniority had two plain epaulettes, while a Junior Captain wore one on the right shoulder, and a Commander one of the left

The Tudor "Merchant's House" in Exeter, Devon, England, UK was built circa This photo was taken in The house was saved & moved in 1961 to make way for a new road and can still be seen today, restored to its full glory. I was there to watch it be moved! Tudor Era, Tudor Style, Exeter Devon, British History, Asian History, Tudor History, London England, Devon England, Devon And Cornwall

The Tudor Merchant's House in Exeter, Devon, England was built circa 1500. This photo was taken in 1922. The house was saved & moved in 1961 to make way for a new road and can still be seen today, restored to its full glory.

Princess Mary Adelaide Duchess of Teck (and Queen Mary's mother) wearing the Teck Crescent Tiara. She was first cousin to Queen Victoria her father being George III's youngest son. Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Royal Jewels, Crown Jewels, Queen Mary, Queen Elizabeth Ii, King Queen, Queen Mother, Cambridge

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Princess Mary Adelaide, the Duchess of Teck (and Queen Mary's mother) wearing the Teck Crescent Tiara

Reputedly Britain's oldest door, located within Westminster Abbey and put in place by Edward the Confessor. It has been dated to the so when it was first walked through the Norman Conquest hadn't yet happened. Courtesy of British Medieval History. European History, British History, Tudor History, Uk History, London History, Asian History, History Facts, Ancient History, England

The oldest door in Britain in Westminster Abbey -A 900-year-old door was put in place in the 1050s, during the reign of t… | Old door, Westminster abbey, Old things

Sep 7, 2014 - The oldest door in Britain in Westminster Abbey -A 900-year-old door was put in place in the 1050s, during the reign of the Abbey's founder, Edward the Confessor. It makes it the only surviving Anglo Saxon door in Britain. The door, which measures 6.5ft by 4ft, was made from one tree which probably grew between AD 924 and 1030.

King George IV Diadem “This tiara was created in 1820 by Rundell, Bridge & Rundell for King George IV to wear during his 1821 coronation.” From Tiara Mania Royal Crown Jewels, Royal Crowns, Royal Tiaras, Royal Jewelry, Tiaras And Crowns, British Crown Jewels, High Jewelry, Poltimore Tiara, Royalty

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