Coronation crown

Crown of St. Stephen used to crown Hungarian Kings
Crown of Bolesław I (replica made in 2001-2003 after original was stolen in 1794 by Prussian soldiers) used to crown Polish Kings

A coronation crown is a crown used by a monarch when being crowned. In some monarchies, monarchs have or had a number of crowns for different occasions, such as a coronation crown for the moment of coronation and a state crown for general usage in state ceremonial.

Famous coronation crowns

See also

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  1. "The Russian Crown Jewels". Archived from the original on 2014-06-27. Retrieved 2014-06-11.
  2. "Diamond Fund Treasures". Retrieved 2014-06-11.
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