The 60th Anniversary Of Queen Elizabeth's Coronation

  • The 60th Anniversary Of Queen Elizabeth's Coronation
#5 - Though the coronation was broadcast, the most sacred portion of the service was not seen by the public: The anointing. The monarch, seated in King Edward's Chair under a canopy held by four Knights of the Garter, is anointed with oil by the Archbishop of Canterbury, who concludes with a blessing.
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