Queen Mother at the Vatican, 1959

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The Queen Mother (wearing the Greville Tiara and the Order of the Garter) and Princess Margaret (in the Lotus Flower Tiara) leave the Vatican after being received by Pope John XXIII during an unofficial visit to Rome on this day in 1959.


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