(Chippenham Auctions Rooms)
Queen Victoria's Undergarments For Sale
Undergarments that formerly belonged to Queen Victoria were sold at auction at Chippenham Auctions Rooms on July 11, 2015 for £12,390, or approximately $19,194.59. An auctioneer was able to date the intimate apparel by measuring the waistband and calculating Queen Victoria's waist measurement through photos of her. The pants bear the stamp "VR," which is short for Victoria Regina.