16 January 2016

New Bejeweled Royal Portraits for Norway's Silver Jubilee

Photo: Jørgen Gomnæs, Det kongelige hoff

Sunday marks twenty-five years since King Harald V succeeded to the throne of Norway. To celebrate the king's Silver Jubilee, the royal court has released several bejeweled new portraits of King Harald, Queen Sonja, Crown Prince Haakon, and Crown Princess Mette-Marit. To see higher-resolution versions of each images, plus even more portraits, visit the Norwegian monarchy's official website here.


Photo: Jørgen Gomnæs, Det kongelige hoff

King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway




Photo: Jørgen Gomnæs, Det kongelige hoff

Queen Sonja of Norway wearing the family's grand emerald parure


Photo: Jørgen Gomnæs, Det kongelige hoff

Queen Sonja of Norway


Photo: Jørgen Gomnæs, Det kongelige hoff

Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway


Photo: Jørgen Gomnæs, Det kongelige hoff

Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway, who wears the family's amethyst parure


Photo: Jørgen Gomnæs, Det kongelige hoff

Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway


Photo: Jørgen Gomnæs, Det kongelige hoff

Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway wearing her wedding tiara and Crown Princess Martha's diamond earrings, plus her aquamarine brooch