Coronation dress (bodice and skirt), Norwegian Folk Museum, Worn to the Norwegian coronation of King Oscar II of Sweden and Norway in Silk satin dress. Low-necked bodice with long wide sleeves, silver tassels and cords. Skirt with silver fringe.
n 1902 Lord Curzon organized the Delhi Durbar to celebrate the coronation of King Edward VII, “the grandest pageant in history”, which created a tremendous sensation. At the state ball Mary wore an extravagant coronation gown, by the House of Worth