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  • Tapestry Depicting Godfrey of Bouillon

    Tapestry Depicting Godfrey of Bouillon

    Tapestry Depicting Godfrey of Bouillon
    possibly Flemish or French
    about 1500
    dyed wool with later repairs
    271.8 x 198.1 cm (107 x 78 in.)
    The John Woodman Higgins Collection
    2014.100

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    This tapestry depicts Godfrey of Bouillon, a French crusader who gained fame in the siege of Jerusalem in 1099 and was elected ruler of the city after its capture.

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