Apr. 17, 2012 - Embroidering the crown and the E.R. Cipher which a does the well known scarlet tunics of the Yeomen Warders of the Tower of London, ready for the m,any Coronation year visitors to the tower. Preparing For The Pageantry Of The Coronation: Expert embroiderers and seamstresses at Hobson and Sons, of Lexington Street, Golden Square, London are now busy getting out their orders in time for the Coronation ceremonies, Articles they are working on Include Pipe banners, and trumpet banners, the crown and royal ciphers which will be worn on the tunics of the Household Cavalry and the

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Apr. 17, 2012 - Embroidering the crown and the E.R. Cipher which a does the well known scarlet tunics of the Yeomen Warders of the Tower of London, ready for the m,any Coronation year visitors to the tower. Preparing For The Pageantry Of The Coronation: Expert embroiderers and seamstresses at Hobson and Sons, of Lexington Street, Golden Square, London are now busy getting out their orders in time for the Coronation ceremonies, Articles they are working on Include Pipe banners, and trumpet banners, the crown and royal ciphers which will be worn on the tunics of the Household Cavalry and the
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Apr. 17, 2012 - Embroidering the crown and the E.R. Cipher which a does the well known scarlet tunics of the Yeomen Warders of the Tower of London, ready for the m,any Coronation year visitors to the tower. Preparing For The Pageantry Of The Coronation: Expert embroiderers and seamstresses at Hobson and Sons, of Lexington Street, Golden Square, London are now busy getting out their orders in time for the Coronation ceremonies, Articles they are working on Include Pipe banners, and trumpet banners, the crown and royal ciphers which will be worn on the tunics of the Household Cavalry and the Yeomen Warders of the Tower of London, Drum Major's sashes, and sashes for the Guards, epaulettes in gold cord and various Regimental standards, All these have to be embroidered by hands in coloured silks and gold thread. (Credit Image: Keystone Pictures USA/ZUMAPRESS)