Designed using the Illuminated Manuscript pages of the Lindisfarne Gospels, the elegant colors and design of this Silk represent the ‘carpet page’ of the St Matthew Gospel and is based on the form of a cross. 12" x 66", hand-screen printed, 100% Silk Twill, hand-rolled hem. Hang in your home or office, use as a table overlay or wear as a beautiful fashion accessory.
The Lindisfarne Gospels were written and illuminated in honor of God and St Cuthbert by Eadfrith, Bishop of Lindisfarne, circa 715-20 . The Gospels remain one of Britain’s greatest artistic and religious treasures and are housed in The British Library in London.