January 2015 Auction Ends Thursday, January 29th, 5pm Pacific
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 1/29/2015
Unique lot of mementos from the honeymoon of Princess Diana and Prince Charles, including 17 original candid glossy photographs. The newlywed couple sailed on the ''Brittania'' through the Mediterranean on a 16 day tour after their wedding in 1981. Taken by the ship's official photographer, the photographs feature a rare candid look at the newlywed couple. Copies of the photographs were only distributed to members of the Royal Yacht Co. crew, done so to reward them for their hard work on the tour. Lot also includes one of the crew member's white and navy blue tunic and undershirt, worn aboard the ship. Tunic has a navy blue uniform collar and two separate Brittania blue logos stitched to each sleeve. Short-sleeved shirt features the ''Royal Yacht'' logo stitched across the chest. Also included are a larger photo of the yacht, mounted inside a brown folder with a gold crest, and a printed letter on Buckingham Palace letterhead sent by Prince Charles thanking the crew for their dedication on the journey. Lot also includes a commemorative map of the couple's journey, measuring 10'' x 7''. Each of the candid photos measure 6.25'' x 4.5''. Tunic and shirt measure 17'' across the chest. Folder housing photo measures 12'' x 10'' and letter measures 7.5'' x 9.5''. Lot is in very good condition overall.
Princess Diana & Prince Charles Honeymoon Archive -- Includes 17 Original Candid Photographs & Crew Outfit -- From Member of the Royal Yacht Company Who Served Them on Their JourneyPrincess Diana & Prince Charles Honeymoon Archive -- Includes 17 Original Candid Photographs & Crew Outfit -- From Member of the Royal Yacht Company Who Served Them on Their JourneyPrincess Diana & Prince Charles Honeymoon Archive -- Includes 17 Original Candid Photographs & Crew Outfit -- From Member of the Royal Yacht Company Who Served Them on Their JourneyPrincess Diana & Prince Charles Honeymoon Archive -- Includes 17 Original Candid Photographs & Crew Outfit -- From Member of the Royal Yacht Company Who Served Them on Their Journey
Princess Diana & Prince Charles Honeymoon Archive -- Includes 17 Original Candid Photographs & Crew Outfit -- From Member of the Royal Yacht Company Who Served Them on Their JourneyPrincess Diana & Prince Charles Honeymoon Archive -- Includes 17 Original Candid Photographs & Crew Outfit -- From Member of the Royal Yacht Company Who Served Them on Their JourneyPrincess Diana & Prince Charles Honeymoon Archive -- Includes 17 Original Candid Photographs & Crew Outfit -- From Member of the Royal Yacht Company Who Served Them on Their JourneyPrincess Diana & Prince Charles Honeymoon Archive -- Includes 17 Original Candid Photographs & Crew Outfit -- From Member of the Royal Yacht Company Who Served Them on Their Journey
Princess Diana & Prince Charles Honeymoon Archive -- Includes 17 Original Candid Photographs & Crew Outfit -- From Member of the Royal Yacht Company Who Served Them on Their Journey
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Minimum Bid: $250
Final prices include buyers premium.: $313
Number Bids: 1
Auction closed on Thursday, January 29, 2015.
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