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Bayeux Tapestry

Scenes from one of Europe’s most renowned works of art

The Bayeux Tapestry is is one of Europe’s most renowned works of art of the 11th Century.  It is an embroidered cloth recounting William the Conqueror’s invasion of England in 1066 and is perhaps the most exciting story ever committed to linen illustrating the events surrounding the Battle of Hastings in which William, Duke of Normandy, defeated Harold Godwinson, the last Anglo-Saxon king of England.  The tapestry is currently in the Museum of Bayeux in Normandy, where it has been housed since 1945.

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Bayeux Tapestry Scene - William the Conqueror's half-brother Bishop Odo of Bayeux blesses the Normans' banquet

A scene from the Bayeux Tapestry, depicting the Norman Invasion of 1066. William the Conqueror's half-brother Bishop Odo of Bayeux blesses the Normans' banquet, before they prepare for battle. Also depicted is William's other half-brother, Robert, Count of Mortain. The tapestry is housed in the town of Bayeux in Normandy. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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