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    #crown #of #Charlemagne #Royal #jewels

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    ROYAL CROWN ♚ Crown of Charlemagne

  • Tarah Thomas

    Order of the Crown of Charlemagne In the United States of America- the Holy Grail of lineage societies for me....

  • William Trowbridge

    And yes I am a DIRECT descendant of CHARLEMAGNE!!!!! Most Trowbridge's in the USA are. I'm the 13th generation of Trowbridges in the USA and Our Family Tree goes all the way back to 742 AD. No bullshit. Order of the Crown of Charlemagne In the United States of America - Person Page 2

  • Megan Goodness-Holman

    Crown of Charlemagne.. The Crown of Charlemagne was the ancient coronation crown of Kings of the Franks, and later Kings of France after 1237. I've seen this!

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The octagonal crown fashioned from pure gold is studded with 144 precious stones and just as many pearls yet it is a priceless artifact for other reasons. The crown almost certainly once graced the head of the first German emperor Otto I more than 1,000 years ago. For hundreds of years it has been one of the most potent symbols of the Holy Roman Empire, the German kingdom which stretched across most of Central Europe.

Charlemagne - also known as Charles the Great, was King of the Franks from 768 and Emperor of the Romans from 800 to 814. He expanded the Frankish kingdom into an empire that incorporated much of Western and Central Europe. His rule is also associated with the Carolingian Renaissance, a revival of art, religion, and culture through the medium of the Catholic Church. Through his foreign conquests and internal reforms, Charlemagne helped define both Western Europe and the European Middle Ages.

Charlemagne's Sword. Charlemagne 2 April 742/747/748 – 28 January 814), also known as Charles the Great or Charles I, was the King of the Franks from 768, the King of Italy from 774, and from 800 the first emperor in western Europe since the collapse of the Western Roman Empire three centuries earlier. The expanded Frankish state he founded is called the Carolingian Empire.

Charlemagne's sword, at the Louvre. Charlemagne was called the "Father of Europe". His empire united most of Western Europe for the first time since the Roman Empire

Codex (Coronation Gospel) of Charlemagne, Holy Roman Empire (ca. 800-1500; gold, precious and semi-precious gemstones). © Brian J. McMorrow.

History, Week 1 - ...and sometimes boys need a tiara too - The crown of Charlemagne (742-814).

Crown of the King of England--I think this is tastefully done. I think I'd like one...

image of Crown of Napoleon, also known as Crown of Charlemagne, made in France in the 19th century, Louvre Museum via design sponge

The Coronation Chalice, 12th C. Almost all the Kings of France were crowned at Reims.This was the chalice used-

Charlemagne's Crown The Iron Crown, made of gold and iron (reported to be a nail from the true cross) and set with precious stones held in place by a mixture of beeswax and clay, a common adhesive of the times (700 and 780 AD)