Margaret Thatcher Former UK Prime Minister's wedding dress auctioned for £25,000

It was sold days after what would have been the 64th wedding anniversary of the Thatchers

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Margaret Thatcher’s wedding dress play

Margaret Thatcher’s wedding dress

(Lauren Hurley/PA)
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The wedding dress of UK's famous prime minister, Margaret Thatcher has been auctioned off for £25,000.

Margaret and Denis Thatcher on their wedding day in 1951 play

Margaret and Denis Thatcher on their wedding day in 1951

(Daily Mail)

 

Lady Thatcher's gown - a midnight blue velvet dress, which she wore at her wedding to Denis Thatcher on December 13, 1951 in London was sold on December 15 by Christie's Auctions.

READ: Prince Charles And Princess Diana's 34-yr-old wedding cake up for auction

It was sold days after what would have been the 64th wedding anniversary of the Thatchers.

Margaret Thatcher play

Margaret Thatcher

(Guardian UK)

 

Over 150 items belonging to Britain's 'Iron Lady' were sold to highest bidders along with the wedding dress.

Margaret and Denis Thatcher play

Margaret and Denis Thatcher

(Daily Mail)

 

Thatcher was UK's prime minister from May 1975 to November 1990, she died in April 2013.

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