Picture No 10530111
Date 1954
Description Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh, 1954
Details

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh pictured together in the Grand Entrance in Buckingham Palace in 1954. The Queen is wearing a yellow tulle evening gown decorated with sprays of mimosa and gold pailette embroidery and is wearing the blue Ribbon and Star of the Garter. Her necklace was a wedding present from the Nizam of Hyderabad; the tiara also a wedding present from Queen Mary. The bow brooch and drop earrings are set with diamonds. The Duke is wearing the uniform of the Admiral of the Fleet.
Source

Photograph by Baron in the Illustrated London News archive
Credit Line

Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans