Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2017 | Licence: All Rights Reserved
Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2017 | Licence: All Rights Reserved

The Queen distributing the first Victoria Crosses in Hyde Park

Date

26th June 1857

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Description

In the middle distance the Queen shown presenting the first medals to the recipients, who approach from the right. The first to receive it was a sailor. Prince Albert rides on the left.

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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2017

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Location

Hyde Park, London, England

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