[LMB] OT: Bayeux Tapestry

Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 16 00:58:03 BST 2021


I knew this thread was going to leave me in stitches.

On Wed, Sep 15, 2021, 4:32 PM Matija Grabnar via Lois-Bujold <
lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:

>
> 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.
> >>
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