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date: 20 October 2019

Bury St Edmunds, Mabel oflocked

(fl. 1239–1256)
  • Kay Staniland


Bury St Edmunds, Mabel of (fl. 1239–1256), embroiderer, is known to have been an embroiderer of ecclesiastical vestments directly commissioned by Henry III in the years 1239–44. Evidence for these commissions is to be found in the close and liberate rolls in a succession of payments for work in progress, for materials, or for work completed....

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