RE: [medievalsawdust] Re: beds
- My first suggestion would be to use a painted canvas canopy rather than
a wooden frame-and-panel one. The canopy on the Ware bed looks to weigh
over 200 pounds by itself.
From: Johann Friedrich [mailto:yahoo@...]
Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 2004 3:32 PM
Subject: RE: [medievalsawdust] Re: beds
Oh great... I give this link, and the one for the BBC article to my
and the first question I get back is "so.. are you going to make one for
She would probably be thrilled if I used it at home too....
All I have to figure out is where I can fudge a few parts to cut down on
weight while still maintaining that look. =-)
On Tue, 11 May 2004, Bill McNutt wrote:
> Anyone interested can see a really cool animation of the Great Bed of
> Ware at
- Ladies and gentlemen,
I am looking for references on the inside of panel chests. Would you
please look into your collective memory and see if you have any photos
you could share or recall any references.
I'm attempting to document the proper amount of effort that should be
applied in cleaning up the interior. Did medieval artisans spend time
and effort finishing the interior beyond making sure that there were no
snags to rip fingers or contents?