Cake From King Charles, Princess Diana’s 1981 Wedding To Be Auctioned: Report – NDTV
A cake slice from Princess Diana and King Charles’ wedding is going up for auction.
he cake will be auctioned off by Dore and Rees Auctions in the UK..
A cake slice from Princess Diana and King Charles’ wedding is going up for auction..
Amongst them was a guest named Nigel Ricketts who passed away last year, according to New York Post..
It has now come to notice that Nigel had preserved the 41-year-old wedding cake piece which is now set to be auctioned, as per New York Post..
The cake will be auctioned off by Dore and Rees Auctions in the UK..
According to New York Post, the piece of cake has a pre-sale estimate of GBP 300 which is equivalent to more than Rs. 27,000 (as per the current conversion rate)..
According to The Post, although there were 23 official wedding cakes made for the wedding, the slice seems to have come from the centrepiece fruitcake, which had five layers and was a whopping five feet tall..
A slice of the same cake sold for GBP 1,375 in 2014, which is equivalent to more than INR 1,27,000 (as per current day conversion rate).
According to New York Post, Ricketts and other royal household members pooled together to purchase a writing table for Charles and Diana as a wedding gift, and Charles appeared to be overjoyed by the present..
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