- You may have heard that Queen Elizabeth became Britain’s longest-serving monarch when she died, but few people know how rich she is.
- The revered monarch who reigned for 70 years is not only incredibly wealthy, but has some very expensive possessions
- Legit.ng shines a light on some of its most cherished possessions, including over 200 Launer handbags and over 600 Fabergé eggs
Queen Elizabeth II was one of the richest people during her lifetime, with her net worth estimated at $500 million by Forbes.
In its 2022 list of Britain’s richest people, British Sunday Times pegged his net worth at $430 million.
One thing the two sources have in common is that the Queen’s wealth was well over $400 million.
One fascinating thing that wealthy people of all races, continents and religions have in common is their expensive possessions – the Queen in this regard is no exception to these unofficial necessities for “money bags”.
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In this article, we highlight 4 of Queen Elizabeth’s most cherished possessions in no particular order.
1. Queen Elizabeth owns over 200 Launer handbags
Queen Elizabeth is apparently a sucker for the Launer London hand bags. She has occasionally been spotted with the luxury accessory for decades.
The richest reports that the Queen began using the bag in the 1950s before the brand received a Royal Warrant in 1968.
Since then, the British company has reportedly supplied the Queen with the latest handbag designs, bringing the total of iconic bags in her possession to over 200.
2. Queen Elizabeth has over 600 Fabergé eggs.
Faberge Eggs are a jewel egg created by the jewelry house House of Fabergé, in Saint Petersburg, Russia, and the Queen owns more than 600 of them.
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The Richest reports that many members of the royal family, including King Edward VII and King George V, had commissioned intricate pieces.
3. Queen Elizabeth’s Car Collection
Queen Elizabeth’s Garage is home to many of the most luxurious cars in the world. She recorded her majestic presence with some of these rides at notable times.
At the 2010 Royal Windsor Horse Show, the Queen was seen driving her Range Rover which featured a bespoke Corgi statue on the bonnet, Steemite reports.
She received a Bentley State Limousine during her Golden Jubilee in 2002 and got the 2002 Defender 110 TD5 as well as the 2022 iteration during her Platinum Jubilee celebration.
Other whips it owns include Aston Martin and Vauxhall.
4. Queen Elizabeth’s Art Collection
The queen has an art collection with masterpieces and priceless works. The Queen’s Gallery at Buckingham Palace is the largest private collection.
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Some interesting paintings from his collection, as highlighted The richestinclude Artemisia Gentileschi: An Allegory of Peace and the Arts, Michelangelo Buonarroti: Archers Shooting at a Herm and Pieter Bruegel the Elder: Massacre of the Innocents.
Well-wishers begin a two-day wait to see Queen Elizabeth’s coffin
Meanwhile, Legit.ng previously reported that well-wishers had begun a two-day wait in order to view Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin.
One brought a journal showing photos of herself meeting the late monarch, while another brought a keepsake jar of marmalade and a miniature cut-out image of the Queen.
“I told my daughters that I will definitely pay my respects in person. I’m happy to wait in the queue, however long it is,” said Vanessa Nanthakumaran, one of the first three people who are already waiting in the open air for more than 48 years. hours in advance.
Queen Elizabeth’s coffin will be transported from Edinburgh to London for display at the Palace of Westminster from Wednesday until the funeral on September 19.