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British Crown Jewels


Mark Cartwright
by Unknown Artist
published on 19 December 2019
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A few items from the British Crown Jewels. The St. Edward's Crown (1661 CE), the Sovereign's Sceptre with the Cullinan I diamond (1685 CE, diamond added in 1911 CE), the Sovereign's Orb (1661 CE), Queen Mary II's Sceptre with dove (1689 CE) and the Sovereign's Ring with sapphire and rubies (1831 CE). The Crown Jewels are kept in the Tower of London. (Image from 'llustrated' magazine, 13 December 1952).

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