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A special exhibition for the
Summer Opening of the State Rooms,
Buckingham Palace, 2006
 
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Grey satin dress with full skirt embroidered with gold bugle and grey beads and crystals

The Royal Collection © 2008,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 100070

magnify Grey satin dress with full skirt embroidered with gold bugle and grey beads and crystals

Hardy Amies

Worn during the State Visit to America, for a State Banquet at the White House given by President Eisenhower, October 1957.


A detail of the fern leaf embroidery on the skirt