Auction Date: 29/07/2014 at 10am
Royalty - The Honeymoon of Charles and Diana fine collection of photographs taken during the honeymoon of Prince Charles and Diana Princess of Wales: Including approx 17 b&w postcard sized prints of the honeymoon, together with approx 35 b&w postcard sized prints showing an overseas tour by the Queen and Prince Philip, a photocopy of an autograph letter signed by Charles expressing thanks for a wedding present, and approx 10 colour 10x8 shots showing interiors of the Royal Yacht as well as shots of the Royal Yacht in the River Thames. The interior shots show one of the lounges, the Banqueting Suite as well as the engine room. Also included in the collection is an example of the uniform worn by ratings on the Royal Yacht - both the northern hemisphere uniform and the 'whites' for southern climbs. Uniform is in excellent condition. A most unusual and rare item of Royal memorabilia - particularly as the Royal Yacht is now de-commissioned.