A Commemorative Crown

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A Commemorative Crown

This crown commemorates the Queen's Silver Jubilee in 1977. Queen Elizabeth II had been on the throne for 25 years. This was celebrated across the UK. Celebrations kicked off on 7 June in London. The Queen, speaking at the Corporation of London lunch at the Guildhall said: "I want to thank all those in Britain and the Commonwealth who through their loyalty and friendship have given me strength and encouragement during these last 25 years."

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