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Random Royal Rotogravure

When One has been in charge of “Tiaras and Crowns” for 70 years, One can plop it on under any circumstances. Even if there are ornate obstacles in Ones way.

Queen Elizabeth placing the George IV State Diadem on her head in 2004, as she prepared for her holographic portrait, taken by Chris Levine. The portrait was commissioned by the Island of Jersey, to commemorate 800 years of allegiance to the crown by the Island.

In celebration of Her Maj’s Platinum Jubilee year, let’s spam our favorite tiara appearances of the past seven decades. And hey, if you want to toss in a few Princess Elizabeth appearances, I won’t stop you.