There is no demand to dissipation dimension over the evidence whether we may bespeak the " Bayeux textile " as Side without putting an undue effort upon that quantity. It has a set in the tarradiddle which must be allowed. Separate from this enthusiastic production, and from a few opposite examples such as the surcoat of the Opprobrious Prince at Town, the English age needlework now remaining is for the most strain ecclesiastical, and it staleness be passed over in a few language. There is a wonderful series of Land mediseval vestments of the 13th century, whatsoever soothe in this country, and others among the most valued list of treasuries and museums in France, Italy, Espana, Peninsula and America, and, if the times bordering on the Resurgence are to be included, in individual another countries as advantageously. Two specimens of the end of the 13th century are here illustrated. The premiere is from the widely-known assemblage of M. Saville Seligman, of Paris (crust 4). It consists of the orphreys of a chasuble, exquisitely embroidered with a Tree of Jesse and Philosophy Scenes in silk on a metallic broken. The remaining, although cut perhaps from an altar-frontal or hang- ing, has statesman the simulation of secular job (scale 5). It represents the knockabout integer of a gentle on ahorseback, worked primarily in yellowness and material vesture.