The Significance Of The Sovereign’s Orb
The Sovereign’s Orb is a key piece of the Crown Jewels. Its value is immeasurable, and it’s a significant piece of tradition and history. The Sovereign’s Orb was made in 1661 and is covered in pearls and precious gems. You can see the look of concentration and reverence on the faces of Queen Elizabeth II and King Charles III in their respective photos. Holding the Sovereign’s Orb would be a defining moment during their coronations, and one for which each reigning monarch gave the proper reverence.