• Short Summary

    Wearing full uniform--including a rarely worn military cap--Prince Rainier of Monaco laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior in Rome Nov 5.

  • Description

    Wearing full uniform--including a rarely worn military cap--Prince Rainier of Monaco laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior in Rome Nov 5. Prince Rainier and Princess Grace arrived in the Italian capital Nov 4 for a three-day State visit.

    Following the wreath laying ceremony, the Prince and Princess attended a civic reception at the Campidoglio (Mayor's residence.) At the end of a welcoming speech, Mayor Ubaldo Cioccetti presented Prince Rainier with a silver reproduction of Romulus and Remulus and the mother wolf--emblem of Rome, Princess Grace received a book of illustrations of ancient Rome.

    In return Prince Rainier presented the Mayor with a Monagesque medal and a cheque to be used for the benefit of Rome's needy.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABZ9HSJ51I6OLSGJI7L78PU9L2
    Media URN:
    VLVABZ9HSJ51I6OLSGJI7L78PU9L2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/11/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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