HNW - Seed Bead work

Lyn Greaves rosamund at frontiernet.net
Tue Sep 1 09:36:50 PDT 1998


The Jane Bostocke sampler has some beadwork done with what appears to be
seed beads used as fillers for the blackwork patterns.

There is a picture in one of the V&A Museum books.


Lyn Greaves
Lady Rosamund d'Alwareton
     OM, OTerp, OSalamander
Thorny Rose
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From: Elizabeth A. Proudfit <libbet at compuserve.com>
To: HNW <h-needlework at Ansteorra.ORG>
Date: Tuesday, September 01, 1998 11:38 AM
Subject: HNW - Seed Bead work


>Does anyone know of and examples or research for seed bead work, not
>necessarily bead weaving, done in the SCA time period (600AD - 1600AD).  I
>can't think of any done in EUrope, but my interests are more embroidery
>than beadwork.
>
>Thank you in advance    libbet
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