Sudeley Castle, Queen Elizabeth I window—The Castle was once home to Queen Katherine Parr, the last and surviving wife of King Henry VIII. (via Sudeley Castle, Queen Elizabeth I window « Photo Maestro)
The Chamberlain would have loved it. Anne Boleyn's Clock - A silver gilt clock given to Anne Boleyn by Henry VIII, her falcon emblem can just be glimpsed on the side shield. Anne's apartments would have contained many very expensive ornaments like this.
The young and dashing 3rd Duke of Dorset was the penultimate British ambassador at the court of Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette before the French Revolution. He became good friends with the queen, whom he affectionately referred to as ‘Mrs B’ after the royal house of Bourbon.
Lettice Knollys, Daughter of Henry Knollys, Grand Daughter of Catherine Carey, Great-Grand Daughter of Mary Boleyn. NOT the Lettice who married the Earl of Leicester--that was her father's sister. Married William, Lord Paget of Beaudesert.
"Dressed funeral effigy of Queen Elizabeth of York Placed on top of her coffin as it was carried through the streets, it gives us a remarkable insight into her appearance." (Wife of Henry VII, mother of Henry VIII.