The Unicorn Rests in a Garden (from the Unicorn Tapestries) | French (cartoon)/South Netherlandish (woven) | The Met
The seven individual hangings known as "The Unicorn Tapestries," are among the most beautiful and complex works of art from the late Middle Ages that survive. Luxuriously woven in fine wool and silk with silver and gilded threads, the tapestries vividly depict scenes associated with a hunt for the elusive, magical unicorn
Mary of Guise, Queen of Scotland ? [BKThigpen ancestor~MARY of Argyll, Queen of Man (m.1. Magnus, King of Man, 2. Malise, Earl of Strathearn (d. 1271), m. 4. before 1299 William Fitz-Waren, d. 1304)
Ashmolean Museum: British Archaeology Collections - Crosier-head
Ivory and metal crosier head, measuring 15cm in diameter. Once thought to have belonged to the fourth century Saint Augustine of Hippo the crosier head is believed to date to the twelfth or thirteenth century.
King James V of Scotland, son of Margaret Tudor, and Queen Marie de Guise, parents of Mary, Queen of Scots
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