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The Queen's Gowns


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This evening gown made of white tulle by Jørgen Bender, Copenhagen, is embroidered with silver details on the bodice, which are repeated on the overskirt made of moiré silk.
Copyright © Nobel Media AB 2006
Photo: Frida Westholm

King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia sharing a light moment with Georges J.F. Köhler, 1984 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine.
Copyright © Svensk Reportagetjänst 1983
Photo: Ulf Blumenberg

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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