Prince Charles” official gifts range from jewellery to sand

January 15th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI  

London, January 15 (ANI): Prince Charles and wife Camilla have compiled a list of more than 250 gifts, ranging from jewellery to sand, presented to them during their official overseas trips last year.

Clarence House revealed that the royal couple presents from Trinidad and Tobago in March included a plastic seat cover, a key ring, three ties, a pot of organic honey, numerous paintings, an alarm clock, and two sarongs.

While travelling St Lucia and Montserrat, the pair accepted a framed painting, a bottle of rum, a box of Montserrat volcanic ash, and black sand, along with bookmarks, five books and a cocoa stick, reports the Sun.

The Sultan, in Brunei, marked friend Charles 60th birthday with a remarkable gold watch while Camilla added a necklace and earrings to her list.

Other gifts included an ever-sharp pencil, a bag of his apples, two packets of a herbal brew, folded paper, an incense burner, a sachet of health drink, a model turtle and more books. (ANI)

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