Thomas Blood Stealing the Crown Jewels

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by T.Simpson
published on 23 February 2022

A 1793 illustration by T. Simpson showing Colonel Blood and his gang stealing the British Crown Jewels from the Tower of London in 1671. Blood was soon captured and the regalia returned.

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T.Simpson, . (2022, February 23). Thomas Blood Stealing the Crown Jewels. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15298/thomas-blood-stealing-the-crown-jewels/

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T.Simpson, . "Thomas Blood Stealing the Crown Jewels." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 23, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15298/thomas-blood-stealing-the-crown-jewels/.

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T.Simpson, . "Thomas Blood Stealing the Crown Jewels." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Feb 2022. Web. 07 Feb 2023.

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