royalwatcher:  View of Schloss Marienburg in Pattensen, Germany....

royalwatcher: “View of Schloss Marienburg in Pattensen, Germany. The castle is the host of the exhibition ‘Der Weg zur Krone - Das Koenigreich Hannover und seine Herrscher’. The exhibition will be opened by Prince Ernst August of Hanover and Her.

Made for Richard II and worn by his wife and then given as part of the dowery along with an English Princess a few years later when she married into a german royal house. This is the only reason it survived the brutal melting down of the crown jewels by Oliver Cromwell and so it is the last English Medieval crown still in existence. As well as the large rubies and sapphires, there are small emeralds and diamonds and some enamel work too. and the obvious pearls.

Royal Jewels

The crown is recorded in England in a list of jewels and plate drawn up in It probably belonged to King Edward III or Anne of Bohemia, the wife of King Richard II, who was deposed that year by Henry IV.

Above: Crown, worn by Danish queens from 1731 to 1840. Rosenborg Castle (link: http://www.kongernessamling.dk/rosenborg/object/dronningens-krone/). Below: Painting depicting Christian VIII and Caroline Amalie's coronation and anointing, June 28, 1840, by Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, 1840. National History Museum, Frederiksborg Castle, via Wikimedia Commons (link: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Christian_VIIIs_salving_by_Eckersberg.jpg).

Above: Crown, worn by Danish queens from 1731 to 1840. Rosenborg Castle (link: http://www.kongernessamling.dk/rosenborg/object/dronningens-krone/). Below: Painting depicting Christian VIII and Caroline Amalie's coronation and anointing, June 28, 1840, by Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, 1840. National History Museum, Frederiksborg Castle, via Wikimedia Commons (link: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Christian_VIIIs_salving_by_Eckersberg.jpg).

The German State Crown. It disappeared during WWII from  the Hohenzollern museum at Schloss Monbijou in Berlin and has never been seen again.

GERMANY / PRUSSIA_The German State Crown. It disappeared during WWII from the Hohenzollern museum at Schloss Monbijou in Berlin and has never been seen again.

DIY Deko Idee, Vasen mit Nagellack bemalen, bunt (Cool Easy Paintings)

DIY Anthropologie-Style Confetti Vases from {Hi Sugarplum}. This is an awesome and easy gift idea from dad and the kids for mom! All you need are glossy acrylic craft paint, glass bud vases and toothpicks. After baking the vases in the oven and le

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Hotel Krone Assmannshausen Rüdesheim am Rhein This historic, 450-year-old, 5-star hotel is situated in Rüdesheim-Assmannshausen, right on the River Rhine, in the heart of the Rheingau region, and offers unique, romantic accommodation.

Hotel Krone Assmannshausen Rüdesheim am Rhein This historic, 450-year-old, 5-star hotel is situated in Rüdesheim-Assmannshausen, right on the River Rhine, in the heart of the Rheingau region, and offers unique, romantic accommodation.

. . Eine Krone ist eine kostbare, meist aus Gold und Edelsteinen gearbeitete Kopfzierde. Sie ist vorwiegend christlich-abendländischer Natur und verleiht dem Träger Macht und Würde. Zugleich ist sie ein Symbol für die Herrschaft über ein bestimmtes Volk oder ein Territorium. Das Tragen von Kro…

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I love this idea for a couples tattoo! Normally I don't like the idea of couples tattoos, but this is cute; a king and queen crown for each of us :)

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