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A special exhibition for the
Summer Opening of the State Rooms,
Buckingham Palace, 2006
 
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White dress embroidered with national emblems

The Royal Collection © 2008,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 200126

magnify White dress embroidered with national emblems

Norman Hartnell

The rose and thistle are the national emblems of England and Scotland and the daffodil symbolises Wales.


Detail of the beading on the bodice  Detail of the skirt