The Prince of Wales Crown. When King Edward VIII abdicated to marry divorcee and socialite Wallis Simpson in 1937, he took the Prince of Wales Crown with him. It returned to the jewel house at The Tower of London on his death in 1972

The Prince of Wales Crown. When King Edward VIII abdicated to marry divorcee and socialite Wallis Simpson in 1937, he took the Prince of Wales Crown with him. It returned to the jewel house at The Tower of London on his death in 1972

This instrument was made for the avid cellist George Frederick, Prince of Wales, who was crowned King George IV in 1820 and is one of several cellos known to have been owned by George IV. The instruments of Jacob Stainer and the Amati family influenced Forster’s work, as can be seen in the outline, arching and delicate scroll of this ‘cello

This instrument was made for the avid cellist George Frederick, Prince of Wales, who was crowned King George IV in 1820 and is one of several cellos known to have been owned by George IV. The instruments of Jacob Stainer and the Amati family influenced Forster’s work, as can be seen in the outline, arching and delicate scroll of this ‘cello

The White House in the background of The Family of Frederick, Prince of Wales, a 1751 group portrait of Frederick's widow and children by George Knapton.

The White House in the background of The Family of Frederick, Prince of Wales, a 1751 group portrait of Frederick's widow and children by George Knapton.

Henry Frederick Stuart, Prince of Wales (19 February 1594 – 6 November 1612) was the elder son of King James I & VI and Anne of Denmark. His name derives from his grandfathers: Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley and Frederick II of Denmark. Prince Henry was widely seen as a bright and promising heir to his father's thrones. However, at the age of 18, he predeceased his father when he died of typhoid fever. The heirship to the English and Scottish thrones passed to his younger brother Charles.

Henry Frederick Stuart, Prince of Wales (19 February 1594 – 6 November 1612) was the elder son of King James I & VI and Anne of Denmark. His name derives from his grandfathers: Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley and Frederick II of Denmark. Prince Henry was widely seen as a bright and promising heir to his father's thrones. However, at the age of 18, he predeceased his father when he died of typhoid fever. The heirship to the English and Scottish thrones passed to his younger brother Charles.

Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (19 February 1594 – 6 November 1612) was the eldest son of King James I & VI and Anne of Denmark. His name comes from grandfathers Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley and Frederick II of Denmark.Prince Henry was widely seen as a bright promising heir to his father's throne.However, at the age of 18, he predeceased his father when he died of typhoid fever.Subsequently, heirship to the English and Scottish thrones passed to his younger brother Charles. by lisby1, via…

Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (19 February 1594 – 6 November 1612) was the eldest son of King James I & VI and Anne of Denmark. His name comes from grandfathers Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley and Frederick II of Denmark.Prince Henry was widely seen as a bright promising heir to his father's throne.However, at the age of 18, he predeceased his father when he died of typhoid fever.Subsequently, heirship to the English and Scottish thrones passed to his younger brother Charles. by lisby1, via…

Jean-Etienne Liotard, Portrait of Isaac Gosset, c.1772, pastel, Private Collection, with thanks to Neil Jeffares  ‘Mr Gosset’ was evidently one of the Huguenot family of Gossets, three generations of which became carvers and gilders. Gideon, the middle of three brothers, lived and worked at Berwick Street, and was possibly in partnership with his youngest brother, Isaac. The eldest, Jacob, was established in Warwick Street and supplied frames to Frederick, Prince of Wales and the Earl of…

Jean-Etienne Liotard, Portrait of Isaac Gosset, c.1772, pastel, Private Collection, with thanks to Neil Jeffares ‘Mr Gosset’ was evidently one of the Huguenot family of Gossets, three generations of which became carvers and gilders. Gideon, the middle of three brothers, lived and worked at Berwick Street, and was possibly in partnership with his youngest brother, Isaac. The eldest, Jacob, was established in Warwick Street and supplied frames to Frederick, Prince of Wales and the Earl of…

Frederick Prince of Wales, son of George II and Caroline of Ansbach. George I created him Duke of Edinburgh. He married Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha and their first son eventually became George III. Frederick never became king as he died at the age of 44 from a burst lung abscess.

Frederick Prince of Wales, son of George II and Caroline of Ansbach. George I created him Duke of Edinburgh. He married Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha and their first son eventually became George III. Frederick never became king as he died at the age of 44 from a burst lung abscess.

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