Joyaux de la Couronne  Louvre, Paris France

Joyaux de la Couronne Louvre, Paris France

This crown belonged to Richard II’s first queen, Anne of Bohemia, and is a fine example of the ornate Bohemian style. After Henry IV’s accession it was given to his daughter Blanche, who brought it to Germany when she married the Elector Palatine Ludwig III; it now resides in the Residenz in Munich.

This crown belonged to Richard II’s first queen, Anne of Bohemia, and is a fine example of the ornate Bohemian style. After Henry IV’s accession it was given to his daughter Blanche, who brought it to Germany when she married the Elector Palatine Ludwig III; it now resides in the Residenz in Munich.

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