Search results

Start typing

Detail from a portrait of the marriage of Princess Helena
Royal Weddings

The history of Royal weddings as seen through items in the Royal Collection

A pair of white porcelain Wedding Cake ornaments


RCIN 55090

These wedding cake ornaments were part of the cake for the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of York in 1923, the future King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. The two winged putti hold wedding rings.

The cake itself was made by McVitie and Price, had four tiers at nearly 3 metres high and weighed over 350kg.

    The income from your ticket contributes directly to The Royal Collection Trust, a registered charity. The aims of The Royal Collection Trust are the care and conservation of the Royal Collection, and the promotion of access and enjoyment through exhibitions, publications, loans and educational activities.