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Medieval Cross Stitch

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Long-Armed Cross Stitch
15th Century

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This a scanned photograph of a band worked in long-armed cross stitch. The original is on display in the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.
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This the first of 3 patterns from a band worked in long-armed cross stitch. The original is on display in the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.
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This the second of 3 patterns from a band worked in long-armed cross stitch. The original is on display in the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.
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This the third of 3 patterns from a band worked in long-armed cross stitch. The original is on display in the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.
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This file contains notes on the construction of the embroidered band detailed in the above files.