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Beatrix Of The Netherlands - Royal Finances
... The royal palaces are the property of the Dutch state and given for the use of the reigning monarch While the House of Orange-Nassau possesses a large number of personal belongings, items such ... Part of the collection is on permanent loan to Het Loo Palace Museum in Apeldoorn and the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam ... Queen Juliana had sold the remaining royal palaces and had put the cultural assets (paintings, antiques, books, etc.) into non-personal trusts ...
Memphis, Egypt - Remains - Royal Palaces
... According to Manetho, the first royal palace was founded by Hor-Aha, the successor of Narmer, the founder of the 1st dynasty ... Egyptian sources themselves tell of the palaces of the Old Kingdom rulers, some of which were built underneath major royal pyramids ... In addition to the palaces described below, other sources indicate the existence of a palace founded in the city by Thutmose I, which was still operating under the reign of Tuthmosis IV ...
List Of Palaces - Indonesia - Royal Palaces
... Gowa, South Sulawesi Istana Bima, Sumbawa Istana Luwu, Central Sulawesi Istana Maimun - Royal residence of the Sultan of Deli, Medan Istana ...
Enfilade (architecture) - Royal Palaces
... Royal palaces often had separate enfiladed state apartments for the King and Queen, as at the Palace of Versailles, with the Grand appartement du roi and the Grand appartement ... for, also often feature enfiladed suites, as at Chatsworth House, Blenheim Palace, the Ch√Ęteau de Louveciennes or Boughton House ... The bedrooms in such suites were often only slept in on royal visits, though like many grand bedrooms before the 19th century, they might be used for other purposes ...

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