[LMB] OT: Bayeux Tapestry
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Wed Sep 15 22:32:35 BST 2021
On 15/09/2021 19:04, Eric Oppen wrote:
> This thread was made up out of whole cloth.
So far it's proved pretty RUGged.
> On Wed, Sep 15, 2021 at 12:28 PM Marc Wilson <marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk> wrote:
>> 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.
>> You know you've been on the internet too long when you've got to turn your
>> head sideways to express emotion. - (NancyButton
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