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The Queen's Gowns


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Another creation by Jørgen Bender, Copenhagen, this evening gown of violet silk tafetta is trimmed with crystals and glass beads on overlapping panels in the skirt and at the neckline.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2006
Photo: Frida Westholm

Queen Silvia and King Carl XVI Gustaf.
Copyright © Svensk Reportagetjänst 1986
Photo: Boo Jonsson

Photos of the gowns were taken in 2006 at the exhibition "Our Queen - Dressed for the Nobel Banquet" at the Royal Palace.

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