Detail from the upper register of the Butler-Bowdon Cope of 1330-40
showing tiny pearls enriching the lion-masks and architectural tracery.
From: "Medieval Craftsmen: Embroiderers," by Kay Staniland, University of Toronto Press, 1991, pp.66. ISBN: 0-8020-6915-0
Thanks to: Lady Karen Larsdatter for donating this piece to the page
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