First referenced in the century, the 230 foot long Bayeux Tapestry portrays the events leading up to the Norman Invasion, finally culminating in the victory of William the Conqueror over King Harold at the Battle of Hastings.
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The Bayeux tapestry marks the Norman conquest of England.
Harold II Godwinson, last Anglo-Saxon King of England seen here as portrayed and embroidered in the Bayeux Tapestry which depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England.
Edward the Confessor, King of England opening scene of the Bayeux Tapestry
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The Bayeux Tapestry Animated // Just as the historic original embroidary does, the animation depicts the lead up to to the Norman Invasion of Britain in // Created as a student project while at Goldsmiths College.
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William and Harold return to Normandy and reach the town of Bayeux. In the climax of the story so far Harold swears a solemn oath on holy relics. Was Harold promising to support William? Harold is at last set free, and sails back to England.
Harold and a companion enter the church at Bosham, to pray for a safe voyage. The night before they leave a feast is held in one of Harolds many houses - the manor house at Bosham. Harold boards his ship and sets sail. He is still carrying his hawk.
The Bayeux Tapestry is one of the most well known and interesting pieces of artwork from the Middle Ages. In the feature, we will take you into what you need to know about the Bayeux Tapestry.
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A Messenger Brings News of Harold to William, Detail from the Bayeux Tapestry, Before 1082 Giclee Print at AllPosters.com