QUEEN WEARS BROOCH MADE BY WEXFORD MAN ON DAY 1 OF STATE VISIT
The Queen is wearing an orchid brooch on her coat made in part by a Wexford man on the first day of the first state visit of an Irish President to the U.K.
Fred Curtis is a master craftsmen of glass and presented the brooch to the queen three weeks ago.
It was a gift for the 60th anniversary of her coronation.
The flowers are hand cut Waterford crystal, containing 66 diamonds.