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The Bayern Tapestry and The Norman Conquest

The world’s most famous tapestry was probably originally commissioned by William’s half-brother, Bishop Odo, and was made in England — not Bayeux — in the 1070s. It tells the story (from a largely Norman point of view) of the Battle of Hastings and the events that led up to that bloody day

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Charles Dickens was not impressed when he saw the tapestry, sneering, ‘It certainly is the work of very feeble amateurs.’

NOT A TAPESTRY? People will try and tell you that this embroidered cloth does not qualify as a ‘tapestry’ – but it does
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