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Designs, Period.

by Carol Hanson/Caryl de Trecesson

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A Book of Medieval, Renaissance,
and Heraldic Patterns for Needlework,
with Many Charted from Original
Embroidery Pieces of the Period.

newly revised and expanded


Lady Caryl de Trécesson, OM, COM, CDS


for Caleb, always


Copyright Ó 1983, 1984, 1996 by Carol Hanson
On-line Version Copyright Ó 2002 by Carol Hanson
All rights reserved

For information contact:

Carol Hanson
9 Newbern Ave.
Wilmington, MA 01887



Section I: Alphabets
   Plates 1-6

Section II: Borders and Repeat Patterns
   Plates 7-10: Icelandic and some originals
   Plates 11-14: mostly Celtic originals
   Plates 15-19: mostly German
   Plates 20-25: German, Spanish, English

Section III: Single Designs
   Plates 26-28: English and German
   Plates 29-32: Oxburgh Hangings (English)
   Plates 33-36: Bradford Table Carpet (English)
   Plates 37-39: Bostocke Sampler (English)

Section IV: Heraldry
   Plates 40-41: Basic Heraldry and Furs
   Plates 42-43: Shields, Weapons, Roundels, etc.
   Plates 44-45: Various Other Charges
   Plates 46-48: Crosses, Fleurs de Lys, Crowns & Coronets
   Plates 49-50: Beasts and Monsters

   Stitches and Materials
   Heraldic Patterns for the SCA



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