The Tudor Rose: 22nd August 1485 – The Battle of Bosworth Field was won by the Lancastrians. Their leader Henry Tudor, Earl of Richmond, became the first English monarch of the Tudor dynasty by his victory and subsequent marriage to a Yorkist princess. His opponent Richard III, the last king of the House of York, was killed in the battle. Historians consider Bosworth Field to mark the end of the Plantagenet dynasty, making it one of the defining moments of English and Welsh history.

The Tudor Rose: 22nd August 1485 – The Battle of Bosworth Field was won by the Lancastrians. Their leader Henry Tudor, Earl of Richmond, became the first English monarch of the Tudor dynasty by his victory and subsequent marriage to a Yorkist princess. His opponent Richard III, the last king of the House of York, was killed in the battle. Historians consider Bosworth Field to mark the end of the Plantagenet dynasty, making it one of the defining moments of English and Welsh history.

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Tudor Rose detail from a portrait of Elizabeth I.

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Tudor Rose detail from a portrait of Elizabeth I.

Tudor-Style Rose Hand Embroidery Pattern

Free Hand Embroidery Pattern: Tudor-Style Rose

Tudor-Style Rose Hand Embroidery Pattern

The Marriage of Henry Tudor (Henry VII) and Elizabeth of York united the feuding houses of York and Lancaster (for the most part).

The Marriage of Henry Tudor (Henry VII) and Elizabeth of York united the feuding houses of York and Lancaster (for the most part).

Elizabeth I by Bettes. Here we can clearly see the blackwork embroidery on the Queen's sleeves. The Tudor rose is prominent. When the heraldic Tudor rose appears on her ladies' clothing it is more than likely that the item has come from the Queen. Wearing an item of dress given to you by the Queen would signal that you stood high in her favour.

Elizabeth I by Bettes. Here we can clearly see the blackwork embroidery on the Queen's sleeves. The Tudor rose is prominent. When the heraldic Tudor rose appears on her ladies' clothing it is more than likely that the item has come from the Queen. Wearing an item of dress given to you by the Queen would signal that you stood high in her favour.

Tudor Rose, Cambridge King's College -- The emblem of King Henry VIII was the Tudor rose and the Beaufort portcullis. The red and white Tudor rose represented the combination of the House of York and the House of Lancaster. The Beaufort portcullis relates to his Tudor ancestors. #beautiful

Tudor Rose, Cambridge King's College -- The emblem of King Henry VIII was the Tudor rose and the Beaufort portcullis. The red and white Tudor rose represented the combination of the House of York and the House of Lancaster. The Beaufort portcullis relates to his Tudor ancestors. #beautiful

The Tudor Rose ~ On 22 August 1485 Henry Tudor ended the Wars of the Roses between the House of Lancaster and the House of York by taking the crown of England from Richard III in battle.

The Tudor Rose ~ On 22 August 1485 Henry Tudor ended the Wars of the Roses between the House of Lancaster and the House of York by taking the crown of England from Richard III in battle.

Tudor Rose Tote Bag image. I printed it out and framed it for our gallery wall. :)

Tudor Rose Tote Bag image. I printed it out and framed it for our gallery wall. :)

Tudor Rose roundel - Historic Royal Palaces online gift shop

Tudor Rose roundel - Historic Royal Palaces online gift shop

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