Charles II of England & Royal Regalia

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by John Michael Wright
published on 19 December 2019

A c. 1661 portrait by John Michael Wright of Charles II of England (r. 1660-1685) wearing his royal regalia. The orb and sceptre have been used in English/British coronation ceremonies ever since and are part of the British Crown Jewels.

Royal Collection, Hampton Court Place, England.

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Wright, J. M. (2019, December 19). Charles II of England & Royal Regalia. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11652/charles-ii-of-england--royal-regalia/

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Wright, John Michael. "Charles II of England & Royal Regalia." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 19, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11652/charles-ii-of-england--royal-regalia/.

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Wright, John Michael. "Charles II of England & Royal Regalia." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 19 Dec 2019. Web. 03 Feb 2023.

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