In this image released by The Elizabethan Gardens, a portrait of Queen Elizabeth I is shown. The portrait which hung in a gift shop in Manteo, N.C., for decades is now part of an exhibition at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C.
Photo by Associated Press /Chattanooga Times Free Press .
published Saturday, March 2nd, 2013
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RALEIGH, N.C. — For decades, a portrait of Queen Elizabeth I hung in a small garden gift shop on North Carolina’s Outer Banks. Legend had it that the piece was rare — it depicted the monarch as an old woman — but some art experts disagreed.