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Queen Elizabeth’s jewels on show for Platinum Jubilee

By Reuters
25 July 2022   |   5:44 am
Portrait pictures of a young Queen Elizabeth II taken at the beginning of her reign and the jewels she wore are going display at Buckingham Palace from Friday

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