[LMB] OT: Bayeux Tapestry

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Wed Sep 15 18:28:32 BST 2021


On Tue, 14 Sep 2021 14:52:14 -0400, Elizabeth Holden
<alzurite at gmail.com> wrote:

>Rayond said:
>
>> It's an embroidery, not a tapestry, and it was made in England.  Bayeux
>> is where it's kept.
>
>So the English say. The French cite a stitching style from the Loire
>Valley, claiming it as their own.

It may well be in a French style, but it was almost certain done in
England, though perhaps by Normans.

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