[Answer] What medium was used to make the Bayeux tapestry?

Answer: embroidered cloth
What medium was used to make the Bayeux tapestry?

Tapestry – Wikipedia

Tapestry – Wikipedia

• Backhouse Janet; Turner D. H.; Webster Leslie eds. (1984). The Golden Age of Anglo-Saxon Art 966–1066. London: British Museum Publications. ISBN 0-7141-0532-5. • Bernstein David J. (1986). “The Mystery of Bayeux Tapestry” Weidenfeld and Nicolson ISBN 0-297-78928-7

Tapestry is a form of textile art traditionally woven by hand on a loom. Tapestry is weft-faced weaving in which all the warp threads are hidden in the completed work unlike most woven textiles where both the warp and the weft threads may be visible. In tapestry weaving weft yarns are typically discontinuous; the artisan interlaces each coloured weft back and forth in its own …

The 11th century Bayeux Tapestry is a linear panoramic narrative of the events surrounding the Norman Conquest and the Battle of Hastings in 1066 the only surviving example of a type of embroidered hanging with which rich Anglo-Saxons used to decorate their homes.

The Bayeux Tapestry is an ancestor of comic strip? Medieval storytelling was highly graphic (in large past as most peopl…

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