TONGA-ROYALS-CORONATION

Humber-Pullman Limousine (1949)

Tongan school children wave red and white national flags as their newly crowned King Siaosi (George) Tupou V passes under an archway bearing his portrait after his lavish Christian coronation ceremony at the Centenary Free Wesleyan Church in Nuku’alofa on August 1, 2008. The 60-year-old sovereign was crowned the 23rd ruler of the South Pacific’s only semi-feudal kingdom in an hour long service full of European pomp and ceremony. AFP PHOTO/Torsten BLACKWOOD (Photo credit should read TORSTEN BLACKWOOD/AFP/Getty Images)

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