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About the Author
Gale R. Owen-Crocker is Professor of Anglo-Saxon Culture at the University of Manchester.
Dr Elizabeth Coatsworth is Senior Lecturer at the Department of History of Art & Design, Manchester Metropolitan University.
Table of Contents
1 Behind the Curtains, Under the Covers, Inside the Tent: Textile Items and Narrative Strategies in Anglo-Saxon Old Testament Art Christopher J. Monk 1
2 Some Medieval Colour Terms for Textiles Lisa Monnas 25
3 Wefts and Worms: The Spread of Sericulture and Silk Weaving in the West before 1300 Rebecca Woodward Wendelken 59
4 The Liturgical Vestments of Castel Sant'Elia: Their Historical Significance and Current Condition Maureen C. Miller 79
5 Clothing Distrained for Debt in the Court of Merchants of Lucca in the Late Fourteenth Century Christine Meek 97
6 Sacred or Profane? The Horned Headdresses of St. Frideswide's Priory Valija Evalds 129
7 "Translating" a Queen: Material Culture and the Creation of Margaret Tudor as Queen of Scots Michelle L. Beer 151
8 "A formidable undertaking": Mrs. A. G. I. Christie and English Medieval Embroidery Elizabeth Coatsworth 165
Recent Books of Interest 195
Contents of Previous Volumes 201