Gale R. Owen-Crocker is Professor Emeritus of Anglo-Saxon Culture at the University of Manchester and Director of the Manchester Centre for Anglo-Saxon Studies
The 1000-year-old embroidery will have to move while its French home undergoes renovations, but should it be coming to the UK?
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