Coronation of Their Majesties 1937
Phillips Royalty Coronation of Their Majesties 1937 Coronation of Their Majesties 1937 50 - This set was issued in 1937 to commemorate the crowning of King George VI on 12th May that year and features the personalities such as Lord Hailsham and the Duke of Norfolk, regalia such as the Royal Sceptre and Imperial Crown of India, palaces, ceremonials and pageantry, plus there is a delightful portrait of Elizabeth, the heir presumptive, aged eleven. When the series was reviewed in our magazine Card Collectors News (then known as Cigarette Card News) in 1937 the new issues reviewer wrote “this is an excellent series dealing as it does with the forthcoming ceremony and the personalities, places and ceremonies associated with it. It includes a striking picture of H.M. the King in coronation robes”. This set was also produced as a set of 36 medium size cards. There are plenty of interesting and informative facts on the adhesive backs, which together with the vivid colour pictures on the front make this a lovely set and reasonably priced too. Cards size 67 x 36mm
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Coronation of Their Majesties 1937

Issuer: Phillips Condition: Very Good to Excellent * These are original and NOT reprints Description: This set was issued in 1937 to commemorate the crowning of King George VI on 12th May that year and features the personalities such as Lord Hailsham and the Duke of Norfolk, regalia such as the Royal Sceptre and Imperial Crown of India, palaces, ceremonials and pageantry, plus there is a delightful portrait of Elizabeth, the heir presumptive, aged eleven. When the series was reviewed in our magazine Card Collectors News (then known as Cigarette Card News) in 1937 the new issues reviewer wrote “this is an excellent series dealing as it does with the forthcoming ceremony and the personalities, places and ceremonies associated with it. It includes a striking picture of H.M. the King in coronation robes”. This set was also produced as a set of 36 medium size cards. There are plenty of interesting and informative facts on the adhesive backs, which together with the vivid colour pictures on the front make this a lovely set and reasonably priced too. Cards size 67 x 36mm Number of cards in set: 50

Price for complete set: Catalogue Price £15.00 Special Offer £10.00

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