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The interior is almost certainly imaginary (as opposed to being specifically of Whitehall Palace), although the event itself could have been witnessed by Houckgeest, who seems to have been at the English court sometime during the mid-1630s. Charles I owne

The ritual of public dining and its trappings in the time of Charles II

Ground plan of Westminster Hall set out for the Coronation Dinner, 1685

RCIN 750184

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Although this lavish table setting was for the coronation banquet of Charles II's brother, James II, the multitude of plates gives a sense of the culinary indulgence of this period. Sandford's print below gives a wonderful illustration of this.

135, [62] leaves of plates: ill.

The History of the Coronation of the most high, most mighty, and most excellent monarch, James II ... and of his Royal Consort Queen Mary, solemnized in the Collegiate Church of St Peter ... on 23rd April, ... 1685 / by Francis Sandford. ©