A Student of History

June 4, 2006

King’s execution garter auctioned

Filed under: Uncategorized — John Maass @ 7:06 pm

In a BBC on-line article there's news of an auction of Charles I and the garter he wore at his own execution at Whitehall in 1649.  It was bought for £4,400 by a private collector.  For more on Charles I, click here.

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