Album list :: Login


Home > Majesties' Regalia > Crowns > Ancient & Honourable
Click to view full size image
Crown Set
Brass with enamel & cabochon semi-precious stones
Item number:1001-2
Created by:commisioned in, and presented by, the then Marche of the Cleftlands
Acquired during:1973-1974
Known as the Ancient & Honourable Crowns
These crowns are traditionally used for Coronation Ceremony
Three Point Crown is supposed to be the King's, however several photos show the King wearing the other.
The Crowns were made and presented as a pair and one can see that they each have an enameled medallion in their centers bearing the original Oriental Dragon in annulo, as it appeared on the original Ancient Arms of the Middle Kingdom.
Enamel repaired by Master Patrick AS 34


This site is best viewed in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5 and above.