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A special exhibition for the
Summer Opening of the State Rooms,
Buckingham Palace, 2006
 
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Cream silk gown with gold looped heavy embroidery around neckline and over skirt

The Royal Collection © 2008,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 200111

magnify Cream silk gown with gold looped heavy embroidery around neckline and over skirt

Norman Hartnell

Worn for a visit to the House of Representatives in Lagos during the Royal Tour of Nigeria, February 1956.


The bodice of the dress  The Queen arriving at the House of Representatives in Lagos during the Royal Tour of Nigeria, February 1956