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Lorry delivering royal wedding cake, 1981
 
   
Lorry delivering royal wedding cake, 1981
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Brief Description: Huntley & Palmers lorry transporting royal wedding cake, outside Buckingham Palace, at 11.00am on 28.07.81
Subject Date: 28 July 1981
 
Full Description: Huntley & Palmers produced cakes for royal weddings throughout the twentieth century. This cake was made for the marriage of the Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer in July 1981. It was made by Stuart Munro and was four tiers in height. Huntley & Palmers, as part of Associated Biscuits, also produced two commemorative tins for the occasion.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 16.4cm, Width: 21.4cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, royalty, transport
Name Subject: Lady Diana Spencer, Prince of Wales
Content Type: photograph
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1998.136.4
Unique ID: rm-rm-1998_136_4~1_321-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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