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Leuchtenbhurg China Very pretty antique child’s cup with cute graphics of a boy and girl with two animals, a sheep and goose. Marked on underside “Leuchtenburg Germany” with a graphic of a castle turret. From the style and type, we believe this to be an antique piece minimally a vintage child’s cup , likely dating to the early ‘s.

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The ‘Happy Endings’ actress said “I do” to Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf in their native Canada. Cuthbert wore a lace long-sleeved gown with a crystal belt and a flared tulle skirt.

In the summer of he was based at the castle awaiting the expected invasion of Henry Tudor Nottingham Castle, a former royal palace and a residence of significant strategic importance to Richard III during his short reign, is shortly to undergo a dramatic transformation. Plans for the castle include a new Visitor Centre situated near the medieval gatehouse, tours through the castle caves with access to previously unseen areas and a range of new exhibitions, including an interactive experience in the Robin Hood Gallery and a new Rebellion Gallery exploring four major periods of social unrest and rebellion in Nottingham, from the medieval period onwards.

Earlier this month, representatives of the Society were invited to a presentation explaining full plans for the transformation. This was followed by a meeting with the project team to talk about the many important connections which Richard III had with Nottingham Castle, not least the fact that he rode out from there on his way to Bosworth Field in Discussions included the length of time he spent there, the role of the castle during the rebellions against his rule, the visit by Scots Ambassadors in September and of course the fact that both Richard and his queen were in residence at Nottingham Castle when they heard of the death of their only son, Edward.

He was afterwards known to refer to Nottingham as “the castle of his care. It has been shaped by Norman and Medieval kings, 17th and 18th Century nobility, and by the Citizens of Nottingham. New feature about York In June’s Bulletin we announced that there would be a new feature on York added to the Ricardian Sites section of this website during the summer. This has now been uploaded and can be accessed here. The feature includes details about buildings and sites in the city that Richard III would have known together with other information of interest to Ricardians.

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Examples[ edit ] Traditionally, a grand duchy , such as Luxembourg or Tuscany — , was generally independent and sovereign. There were also many sovereign or semi-sovereign duchies in the de facto confederate Holy Roman Empire — and German -speaking areas. In France, a number of duchies existed in the medieval period. Other important French duchies included Burgundy , Brittany , and Aquitaine.

The medieval German stem duchies German: Stammesherzogtum, literally “tribal duchy”, the official title of its ruler being Herzog or “duke” were associated with the Frankish Kingdom and corresponded with the areas of settlement of the major Germanic tribes.

Crown Ducal Antique & Collectable: Looking for Crown Ducal is the name used on some pieces of porcelain made by A.G. Richardson and Co., Ltd., of Tunstall and Cobridge, England. The name has been used since Crown Ducal is a well-known maker of1.

Issued over long period of time Letter ‘K’ beneath the cannonballs, this stands for the designer – Ludwig Kachel. Medal details are quite nice. Ribbon appears original, shows wear. Considered by many to be one of the most attractive amongst the World’s orders. Unique in utilizing highly domed green glass inserts in the arms. Intricate floral motifs between arms – original ‘frosted silver’ finishing still intact. Sword tips and hilts attached with typical, round domed rivets.

Silver frame and gilded swords, reverse’s centre ring an the lion appears to be manufactured in gold. Center painting in great condition, as is the reverse’s red enamel. Unmarked – this is normal for Knight class insignia. Good length of a very fine and original ribbon, threaded through double loop this is all proper for this award. Workmanship is of the highest quality.

William I “The Conqueror” – Norman King of England, 28th great-grandfather

Axum[ edit ] Mostly incorporated as part of the regalia of the monarchs of the succeeding Ethiopian Empire Please see below. These holy drums were kept at special drum-sanctuaries throughout the country and were brought out for special ceremonies only. One such place is in Gitega , location of the ibwami royal court.

The jewels were largely provided by the emperor’s political allies in France as part of that country’s infamous Francafrique policy, much to the chagrin of many progressive elements both within and without the empire.

Jul 30,  · thank you for the great list regarding Frederik, not sure that it took more time, from his Wikipedia page “In , the Crown Prince began to study for an academic degree, when he began a course in Political Science at Aarhus included a year at Harvard University (–) under the name of Frederik Henriksen, studying political science.

References Arms of Monaco These are the arms of the Grimaldi family: The supporters, two monks holding swords, recall how the disguise under which the first Grimaldi to rule over Monaco penetrated the fort in As described below, several successive families have in turn adopted the name and arms of Grimaldi.

The flag of Monaco is based on the colors of these arms. On January 8, the Grimaldi, an exiled Genoan family, seized the fortress. They lost it in , regained it in , and soon begin to assert their independence. They acquired Menton in and Rocquebrune in , but lost everything in , regained it in , lost again in

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Per pale Azure and Or a Pale wavy per pale of the last and Vert over all two Bars dancetty of three points upwards countertinctured Argent Azure Argent and Vert all within a Bordure of the last charged alternately with three Roses Argent on each another Gules both barbed and seeded proper and as many Parnassus flowers Argent. On the dexter side a representation of the Dacre Bull at Naworth Gules armed unguled and collared with a Chain flexed over the back Or and on the sinister side a Dragon also Gules the whole upon a Compartment composed of a section of the Roman Wall charged with two Bars Gules.

Granted 10th October Picture used with permission, do not reproduce. Badge The wavy vertical lines, zig-zag horizontal lines and combination of colours is an ingenious formal diagrammatic picture of the new County as a whole.

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A scarce circa ‘s brooch, handmade from mother of pearl usually in Jerusalem or Bethlehem. Good condition and retaining its original pin fitting. This is being sold as a collector’s item only, as these types of pins were only glued in place and are now too fragile for wearing. Vanguard, Enamelled Lifebouy Sweetheart Brooch. An attractive circa ‘s HMS Vanguard gilt and enamel naval sweetheart brooch, the ship’s badge set upon a vivid translucent blue enamel lifebouy.

Very good condition, original pin fittings, no damage to the enamel. Sept 3 , Gt. A rare West Yorkshire Regiment hollow silver Boer War sweetheart brooch, the reverse bearing Birmingham silver hallmarks for

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The Cumbria and Palatine Counties Area is coterminious with the North East Government Office Region. I have named it after Cumbria and the Palatine Counties of Lancashire and Cheshire.

On either side a Great Bustard proper the exterior leg resting on a closed Book Gules garnished Or pendent from the neck of the dexter by a Cord Argent two Keys in saltire wards uppermost and outwards Gules and from the neck of the sinister by a like Cord a Hunting Horn mouth to the dexter Or. Granted 1st November These two former counties had in been formed from the former County of Cambridgeshire, the County of Isle of Ely, the County of Huntingdonshire and the County of Soke of Peterborough geographically in Northamptonshire.

Picture used with permission, do not reproduce. Badge The three wavy vertical lines represent the three principal rivers of the County, the Cam, the Nene and the Ouse, while the two straight lines represent the many man-made drains of the Fens. The arms of the earlier authorities did not include such vertical lines, but a diagonal wavy line appeared in the arms of the old Cambridgeshire CC and in the arms of Cambridgeshire and Isle of Ely CC , horizontal wavy lines were in the arms of the Isle of Ely CC and the arms of Huntingdonshire CC, and multiple horizontal straight lines were in the arms of the Soke of Peterborough CC.

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It is felt that their increased output at the time was directly related to her joining them, as she had established herself as one of the big names in pottery design by this stage of her career. The Bernard Bumpus books provides a pretty comprehensive list of pattern numbers, however full descriptions are not always available and it is complicated further in that a number of patterns were produced in various colourways, and some of those even kept the same pattern number!

All numbers were four digits, as shown below.

Mar 17,  · Fritz and Kobayashi make it quite clear that the excellent intentions and the good will to serve their country in the way they suppose to be the most effective cannot fairly be doubted in any of the four persons concerned by the conflict (emperor, empress, crown prince and crown princess).

I felt I should write about them instead as I’d recently taken a 5 month or so hiatus from blogging. I did promise to share it today though, so here it is! I took the liberty of naming it “Monica’s Herbs De Provence Vegetable Beef Stew” for and after my sister-n-law who made it for some of my kids and hers one night in January when we’d gone over for a visit. She was busy chopping up all these veggies, throwing them into a big stock pot of yumminess and when I asked about it she just said she chops a bunch of this, a handful or two of that, a can of that, some of this, etc.

That’s my kind of cooking but of course it can be difficult to tell someone else how it’s made. I do believe I’ve got it down though and it will be easy for you to make yourself. I’ve made it three times since January including day before yesterday. It’s been referred to as the bomb diggity every time. I’ve made it twice in the past few weeks. My son, Ethan, is dating a girl who’s a strict Vegan and we’re hoping to have a big Vegan meal one night.

I will make this for Gloria. I think she’ll love it as much as we do. In fact, my kids and Shawn all say they’d love it without the meat as well Now, my daughter, Kalyn, is turning into quite the cook herself and she has made this stew for her boyfriend’s family on at least two occasions that I know of.

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Heraldic eagles are a widely recognised symbols that has transcended pre heraldry into modern society. Pre dating heraldry 12th century , as a meaningful and evocative symbol, eagle signet rings were first worn by Ancient Egyptians and Greeks, and eagles were an important symbol in wider culture and society. Symbolising; nobility, strength, bravery, and wisdom, the eagle has been adopted by religions such as Christianity to symbolise redemption, and espoused as a symbols of empire and nationhood by the Holy Roman Empire, Byzantine Empire, the German, Polish, and Russian amongst many others.

A duchy is a country, territory, fief, or domain ruled by a duke or term is used almost exclusively in Europe, where in the present day there is no sovereign duchy (i.e. with the status of .

The Early History of Heraldry. Many heralds were originally minstrels who after tournaments or battles extolled the deeds of the victors. In the early Middle Ages the Chief herald was called the Marshal. Large men were under arms, covered from head to foot with in armour. Ironically he fails to do so. These colourful symbols identify the wearer as the member of a particular family or group. The regulation of distinguishing the various coats of arms evolved according to a hereditary system, which also required the Heralds especially of the English royal household to keep records both of arms and family descents.

The word achievement in Heraldry does not mean that something has been accomplished; it is in fact the name given to a completed display of a coat of arms. Some achievements or coats of arms only consist of the shield. The Supporters generally belonged to Royal or ducal coats of arms, they can be both animals and people. The Compartment where the supporters stand is usually earth or water. The Motto is usually in the form of a scroll with wording often written in Latin, although. Their striking geometric designs frequently borrowed and later turned into successful modern logos and trade marks.

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