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Appeal: Million-crystal Queen sculpture cannot remain for jubilee

One Million Queen / Ventique Gallery

An 18-foot sculpture of the queen formed of 999,999 crystals embedded in glass that was installed near Hyde Park in 2018 will not be kept in place for 2022's Platinum Jubilee, after an inspector deemed it ‘alien’ and harmful to nearby heritage assets.

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