The Bayeux Banquet


The Bayeux Banquet is woven in three sizes: 17″x41″ US$140, 27″x63″ US$380, 36″x86″ US$650

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Tapestry Description

The Bayeux Banquet

Duke William

The Bayeux Banquet tapestry shows Duke William and his lords enjoying a banquet before the Battle of Hastings. It is from the famous embroidery showing the history of the Norman invasion of Saxon England from the death of King Edward the Confessor through William the Conqueror’s invasion to the decisive Battle of Hastings in 1066. Today it is displayed at the Musée de la Tapisserie de Bayeux in Bayeux, Normandy.

This medieval wall tapestry is woven in Belgium today in a 72% cotton, 19% trevira and 9% wool weave which gives full and depth with good detailing. It is fully lined, with a rod pocket for easy hanging – we provide tapestry hanging information with each order. A longer tapestry of the fuller banquet scene is also available.

Duke William - medieval wall tapestry