University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Medieval Furniture and Woodwork

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Instructor:
Stanford of Sheffield


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA80 October 1, 2011
Crs #:
502
Date:
Sat Oct 01
Time:
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Fee:
$2.00
Length:
2 hrs
Credits:
2
Attendees:
11/25
Room:
237
Course Category:
Arts & Sciences
Track:
No track assigned
Description
This class will examine the evolution of furniture in 12th to 16th century Western Europe including the types of furniture, their construction, and wood used. Also the development of woodworking tools, the acquisition of modern equivalents of "medieval" tools, and differences between period woods and North American woods will be discussed.