Tudor Rose, Cambridge King's College -- The emblem of King Henry VIII was the Tudor rose and the Beaufort portcullis. The red and white Tudor rose represented the combination of the House of York and the House of Lancaster. The Beaufort portcullis relates to his Tudor ancestors.
Tudor dressing-- good visual of all of the layers. Includes a kirtle (a corset/petticoat combo). Amazing!!
I've always been fascinated by the tie-in between Ireland & the Spanish Armada, when shipwrecked Spanish soldiers washed up on the very rebellious shores of Ireland. Only alluded to in Claiming Her. Unfortunately, this was another whole layer that had to be removed from the story--it was just too long! But so, so exciting.... I think this angle, too, will find its way into a story one day. /The planned invasion of England by The Spanish during the 16th century./
King James I England, ca 1610. Although a Stuart he was connected to the Tudors.
MUSEU DA IDADE MÉDIA Se você curte história medieval não pode perder o O Museu de Cluny (em francês: Musée de Cluny) oficialmente chamado de Museu Nacional da Idade Média (em francês: Musée National du Moyen-Âge). Esse museu está instalado em dois edifícios históricos adjacentes: as Termas Galo-Romanas (séculos I-III d.C.) e a ala residencial dos monges de Cluny (século XV) chamada de Hotel de Cluny. Ele têm um rico acervo que conta toda a história desde a Gália Romana até o séc. XVI. Além…