National Geographic : 1946 Aug
Democracy's Royal Palace © National Geographic Society Kodaclrome by B. Anthony Stewart U. S. Army Nurse and Commando Tour the King's Robing Room, Where the Lords Now Meet Since the room serves as an emergency chamber, the thrones are temporary substitutes for those in Plate II. Woolsack, a red cushion (foreground), seats the Lord Chancellor (Plate IX). Since the Middle Ages it has reminded the Government of the wool trade's importance. A tapestry bears the Royal Arms.