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At the baptism of His Royal Highness Prince Charles of Edinburgh by the Archbishop of Canterbury at Buckingham Palace 15th December 1948.

Freda Hands

Royal Collection Trust, UK

Royal Collection Trust, UK
London, United Kingdom

Bound in turquoise goatskin.

Prince Charles was named Charles Philip Arthur George at his Christening. He had eight sponsors (or godparents) whose names are listed in the Book of the Baptism Service, decorated by the calligrapher Freda Hands (1919-2007).

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