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Seal of Eleanor of Aquitaine

Eleanor of Aquitaine rock crystal vase

Eleanor of Aquitaine Queen of France, Queen of England, Mother & Grandmother of Kings and Queens Eleanor of Aquitaine was one of the most powerful women in the world in the medieval era. Married first to the King of France -- and divorced from him in part because she had no sons -- she went on to have sons and daughters with her second husband, King of England.

Nice portrait of Eleanor of Aquitaine, holding her rock crystal vase. It was given to her by her grandfather, William IX of Aquitaine, and she later gave it to Louis VII as a wedding present. It still survives, and is on display in the Louvre museum. Eleanor of Aquitaine by *dashinvaine on deviantART

SHEILD OF HENRY II OF FRANCE ~ KING TO QUEEN ELEANOR OF AQUITAINE / MY GREAT (ETC) GRANDPARENTS

Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen of Henry II of England - kings-and-queens Photo

Eleanor of Aquitaine...The only woman to be a Queen of both England and a Queen of France

Eleanor of Aquitaine 1122-1204 The queen consort of both Louis VII of France and Henry II of England, Eleanor of Aquitaine was the mother of Richard the Lion-Heart and John of England. She was perhaps the most powerful woman in 12th century Europe.

Eleanor of Aquitaine

King John of England effigy at Worcester Cathedral, England. John was the youngest son of King Henry II and Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine.