Unique 800 year old tapestry from Norway gives insight into medieval times — The Archaeology News Network

About 800 years ago a group of women gathered in the village of Høylandet in northern Trøndelag County to embroider a long tapestry. They came from prosperous farms and high-status families that had enough resources to allow the women from the farm to embroider instead of contribute to the crop harvesting. The Virgin Mary proudly…

via Unique 800 year old tapestry from Norway gives insight into medieval times — The Archaeology News Network

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