The Royal Wedding

The Royal Wedding (U.K.) / 1934

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Design: A commemorative item of the wedding, which took place on 29 November 1934, of Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark and the Duke of Kent, the youngest son of King George V. An elegant design featuring the signature of the King, with his curious 'e' and 'g' letterforms. Purple and gold are the colours of royalty.

History: Label scan courtesy of musicologist and collector Bill Dean-Myatt of the U.K., who notes that this release was recorded and pressed by Decca.

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