Queen Mary II reigned jointly with her husband, William III and was a true English Queen who was highly popular with the people.
Stuart was the royal family of England and Scotland from 1371 to 1714. There were 14 Stuarts that ruled Scotland in succession. The last six ruled England as well. Royal Doulton has created a series honoring four of the queens that ruled along side them.
The Stuart Era spanned from 1603 to 1714. It was one of the most turbulent periods in Britains history, yet one that saw the nation take its first steps on the way to becoming Great Britain; the foremost power in Europe and later the world. These Stuart Kings and Queens would influence an empire like no other. Created in fine bone china, this impressive series was first introduced in 1986 and was only available through mail order. Today, these Stuart Kings and Queens are some of the most sought after figures in the Royal Doulton range..