Henry VIII’s Sword of State Dated: English School, (16th century) Culture: English Medium: Steel, silver, gold & crystal Location: Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford, UK The sword was said to have been given to Henry VIII by the Pope
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Henry VIII had a secret daughter who should have taken English throne before Elizabeth I, historian claims
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The picture shows one of the Tudor toilets at Gainsborough - one of the places where Henry VIII's 5th Queen, Catherine, admitted to meeting with her lover Culpeper, on the progress with the King around the North, other places they met were Lincoln and Pontefract. There are also renovated Tudor loos on view (but not for use!) at Tattershall castle.
A piece of material taken from the gown Katherine Parr was buried in. It was taken from her coffin in 1782. Apparently it was part of the sleeve and collar fabric.
Anne Boleyn's Lute, the most fashionable musical instrument of the Tudor's time and later, during the reign of Charles II Stuart. It is known that Elizabeth I, Henry VIII, Louis XIII and Anne of Austria were talented musicians and played lute well. But Louis XIV preferred the guitar
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Resting place of Anne Boleyn. (After she was beheaded, her body and head were dumped into an arrow box, and place in this unmarked spot. It wasn't until the 19th century when her remains were found again.)