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Hortus Conclusus - The History and Symbolic Meaning of Enclosed “Secret” Gardens

Garden Gate

The name Hortus Conclusus, romantic title of our Hortus Conclusus Medaillon Quilt, is a Latin term an literally means “enclosed garden,” carefully laid out hidden sanctuaries which were often enclosed by fences, walls or impenetrable hedges protecting the privacy of their (noble) owners from the public or stray animals....

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Anke B. Calzada

Jacobi Rose Block

Jacobi Rose

The name “Jacobi Rose” is taken from the Jacobi Dult. This is the summer version of the famous Auer Dult and among the three annual Dults, the Jacobi Dult is the oldest. In 2010, it was held for the 700th time... (3 January 2011)

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Jacobi Rose Cushion

Jutta and Johann love the Auer Dult, a fair, dating back to the 14th century,that is held in Munich three times a year. It is not only a place where you can stuff yourself with not very healthy, yet wonderfully delicious food, but also a treasure trove of inspiration and an excellent source of vintage and antique fabrics, lace and ribbons… (27 December 2010)

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