The best new research on medieval clothing and textiles, drawing from a range of disciplines and with a special focus on reconstruction.aThe Same Counterpoincte Beinge Olde and Worenea: The Mystery of Henry VIIIa#39;s Green Quilt Lisa Evans Henry VIII ... gilt armor, jeweled plate, and illuminated manuscripts make it clear that Henry was a ruler of rare taste, discernment, and education. ... 2 Wholecloth quilts are quilts whose top is made from a single type of cloth, usually with an all- over stitching design. ... Pieced quilts, better known as patchwork quilts, are by far the most common type today; however, references toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Medieval Clothing and Textiles|
|Author||:||Robin Netherton, Gale R. Owen-Crocker|
|Publisher||:||Boydell & Brewer Ltd - 2008|