The Royal Arms in a detail from the Royal Charter of the Marylebone Cricket Club.
Illuminated initial E from Royal Letters Patent creating Windsor Herald. The Queen has very rarely been depicted on Letters Patent.
Detail from Royal Charter of the Worshipful Company of Broderers. The craft of embroidery influenced many aspects of the design.
A detail from the Royal Charter of the Worshipful Company of Insurers, showing heraldic motifs in the border and the initial ‘E,’ decorated with the UK floral emblems.
Detail showing a gilded salamander unharmed in the flames, from the border of the Royal Charter of the Worshipful Company of Insurers.
Detail of Royal Charter of the Scientific Instrument Makers, showing area dedicated to biology.
The emblem of the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, written and gilded in Arabic script, in the centre of their Royal Charter.
Tim meets HRH The Prince of Wales, Patron of the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, at the presentation of their Royal Charter.