Queen Margrethe II in Rømø Costume
Let us have a look:
Queen Margrethe II with consort Henrik, Prince of Denmark. At the Royal Wedding in Frederiksborg Castle Church, november 1995.
The Danish Folk Dancers National Association recently presented Queen Margrethe with a Danish folk costume. She wanted a costume originating from the small island Rømø.
The present was given at the 10th of june 1996. Look to the left and se:
The Queen in her new Rømø-costume. The picture is from the day, she received the costume.
Now take a look to the right -
Part of the present to the Queen:
Finally a small detail:
The 9th of July Her Royal Higness attended the grand opening of the National Folk Dance Festival 1996.
It was the event, where Queen Margrethe II wore her Rømø-dress for the first time in public.
Years ago Queen Margrethe II received costumes from the Faroe Islands and from Greenland as presents.
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