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espejor 05-31-2009 02:30 PM

King Alfonso XIII's Funerals: Rome, Italy (1941) and in "El Escorial", Spain (1980)
 
Hello!! Do you have any photo of the funerals of king Alfonso XIII (King Juan Carlos's grandfather and buried in Roma) in El Escorial (1980).?

Regards!!

An Ard Ri 07-01-2009 11:56 AM

Wasn't that the last time the Spanish Crown was out on display ?

Paty 07-15-2009 04:02 AM

I found a copule of photos, of King Alfonso XIII funnerals.

Funneral in El Escorial Monastery, 1980
http://www.oronoz.com/leefoto.php?re...076629&usuario=
http://img189.imageshack.us/img189/4709/donjuan936ad32.jpg
http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_nIlLcFgkHz...2BEscorial.JPG
http://www.getafecapital.com/images/...laruta139a.jpg

King Alfonso XIII's sepulchers is situated in El Escorial in a room called "Panteon de Reyes" (Pantheon of Kings) where remains the kings and ruling Queens of Spain and also contain the remains of Royal Consorts who were mothers or fathers of Kings.
All the sepulchers inscriptions are in Latin.
http://www.gomezalvarezgomez.com/au08.jpg
http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_fzpwjqwVAk...losreyes_g.jpg
http://images.google.es/imgres?imgur...IdXTjAe_ks3QDQ
http://s3.amazonaws.com/lcp/retratos...nteon-real.jpg

Funneral in Rome, 1941 (Copyright expired)
http://www.elimparcial.es/images/uploads/donjuan8.jpg

(Copiright expired)
http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3635/...ff3a40.jpg?v=0

Marsel 07-15-2009 04:09 AM

Thank you for the pictures, Paty. :flowers:
I have never seen images from the funeral in Rome in 1941.

Quote:

Originally Posted by An Ard Ri (Post 960421)
Wasn't that the last time the Spanish Crown was out on display ?

The last time the Spanish Royal Crown was seen in public was indeed during the state funeral in 1981, at the arrival and the subsequent burial of King Alfonso XIII's remains in the El Escorial Royal Site.
Paty has kindly provided a picture in the previous post.

An Ard Ri 07-15-2009 06:11 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Marsel (Post 966479)
Thank you for the pictures, Paty. :flowers:
I have never seen images from the funeral in Rome in 1941.



The last time the Spanish Royal Crown was seen in public was indeed during the state funeral in 1981, at the arrival and the subsequent burial of King Alfonso XIII's remains in the El Escorial Royal Site.
Paty has kindly provided a picture in the previous post.

Thanks for the pictures,I also had never seen any of them before .

Paty 07-15-2009 06:16 AM

I also found a video the his burial in Rome
YouTube - Entierro de Alfonso XIII. Roma 1941

An Ard Ri 07-15-2009 08:29 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Paty (Post 966543)
I also found a video the his burial in Rome
YouTube - Entierro de Alfonso XIII. Roma 1941

Excellent,again thank you :smile:

An Ard Ri 07-15-2009 08:31 AM

Can anyone shine a light on this topic regarding the Spanish Regalia ?

http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums...ain-23049.html

An Ard Ri 11-23-2012 03:15 PM

The reburial of King Alfonso XIII in Spain in January 1980.

Hace 32 aņos regresaron a Espaņa los restos mortales de Alfonso XIII - YouTube


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