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Diamond jubilee: 60 years of the Queen's style - in pictures

Aged 25 at her coronation in 1953, Lizzy looked young but in full command of her duties as Queen. That's what carrying the royal sceptre as a fashion accesory does for your look, frankly

Queen of diamonds: Together for the first time, the royal gems all cut from one legendary stone

Diamond Queen: Her Majesty wears the Imperial State Crown and holds the Sovereign's Sceptre, both of which contain stones cut from the Cullinan Diamond in this picture from her Coronation...

Sporting a sash embellished with jewelled emblems, this picture of the fresh-faced, newly coronated Queen wearing the Diamond Diadem crown made the front cover of the 1956 Empire Day Pamphlet, in its full length version.