Trenčín jewellers recreating Hungary’s coronation crown

The coronation jewel was deposited in a local Trenčín house in 1622.

A replica of the Hungarian coronation crown will be exhibited at Trenčín Castle in the summer.A replica of the Hungarian coronation crown will be exhibited at Trenčín Castle in the summer. (Source: TASR)

Four hundred years after the Hungarian coronation crown was once kept safe in Trenčín for three months – a story unknown to people in Slovakia at large - local jewellers are working on its replica to mark the anniversary.

Trenčín Castle said that in summer it would exhibit the gilded replica, placing it next to a 17th century painting that depicts the crown, the My Trenčín website wrote.

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