The Bayeux Tapestry is an embroidery that tells the story of the events leading to the Norman Conquest of England in 1066. This scene from the Tapestry shows Norman knights attacking the Anglo-Saxon shield-wall.
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Title: The Bayeux Tapestry
Creator: City of Bayeux
Date Created: 1070
Physical Dimensions: 6850 cm x 53.6 cm
Provenance: Probably made in Canterbury for Bayeux Cathedral