The wedding of Prince George, the Duke of York (later King George V), and Princess Mary of Teck (6 July 1893)
“The scene was full of life and movement, and the ceremony eclipsed in pomp and splendor any recent state ceremonial in connection with the British Court.”
(From L-R, back): Princess Alexandra of Edinburgh (later the Hereditary Princess of Hohenlohe-Langenburg); Princess Helena Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein; Princess Victoria Melita “Ducky” of Edinburgh (later Princess Victoria Melita of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha); Prince George, the Duke of York (later King George V); Princess Victoria of Wales; and Princess Maud of Wales (later Queen Maud of Norway).
(From L-R, front): Princess Alice of Battenberg (later Princess Alice of Greece and Denmark); Princess Beatrice of Edinburgh (later the Duchess of Galliera); Princess Margaret of Connaught (later Crown Princess Margareta of Sweden); Princess Mary, the Duchess of York (later Queen Mary of the United Kingdom); Princess Victoria of Battenberg (later Queen Victoria Eugenia of Spain); and Princess Patricia of Connaught (later Lady Patricia Ramsay).
Tuesday, 14 of May, 2013
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