Archaeologists searching for King Arthur's round table have found a "circular feature" beneath the historic King's Knot in Stirling. www.telegraph.co....

King Arthur's round table may have been found by archaeologists in Scotland

Archaeologists searching for King Arthur's round table have found a "circular feature" beneath the historic King's Knot in Stirling.

According to legend, the Round Table which hangs in the Great Hall of Winchester Castle is the table around which King Arthur and his Knights met, and it has been famous for centuries for its associations with the legendary 'Once and Future King'. Although we now know that it originated many centuries later, the table’s mystique still remains.  It was probably created in about 1290.  In the early years of King Henry VIII’s reign the table was painted with the Tudor Rose at its center

WINCHESTER, UK - According to legend, the Round Table which hangs in the Great Hall of Winchester Castle is the table around which King Arthur and his Knights met. In the years of King Henry VIII’s reign the table was painted with the Tudor Rose

Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Every man shall sit at equal height, at a round table to ensure equality.

Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Every man shall sit at equal height, at a round table to ensure equality. This is probably my favorite part of the Arthurian legend!

'King Arthur' first look: See Charlie Hunnam (and Excalibur!) on the set of Guy Ritchie's medieval epic | | EW.com

Charlie Hunnam and Excalibur glisten in 'King Arthur' first look photos

We are still a year away from the release of Guy Ritchie's Knights Of The Round Table: King Arthur, and today we got a glimpse of star Charlie Hunnam as KING ARTHER!

The Great Hall and Round Table, Winchester, Hampshire, England.  13th century hall.  King Arthur, Knights,

The Great Hall, Winchester, Hampshire. Henry viii had the Tudor Rose painted on the round table to suggest he was descended from Arthur and therefore the rightful king.

Historians Find King Arthur's Round Table; Could Seat 1,000 Knights ... The appearance of the Holy Grail at Pentecost (Picture @ Nightbringer.se)

The Five Greatest Mysteries Of Human History

Arthurian Legend: 10 Ancient Sites Linked to King Arthur & His Knights of the Round Table - Urban Ghosts Media

How Queen Guenevere rode a-Maying into the woods and fields beside Westminster.  Illustration by Arthur Rackham for The Romance of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table (1917).

ARTIST/ILLUSTRATOR: Arthur Rackham ~ "How Queen Guenevere rode a-Maying into the woods and fields beside Westminster" (The Romance of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table)

King Arthur & the Knights of the Round Table; Paintings of the Arthurian legends by Howard David Johnson

ARTIST: Howard David Johnson ~ "King Arthur the Knights of the Round Table" (Paintings of the Arthurian legends)

Lancelot & Guinevere ~ Lancelot becomes He becomes the king's champion, fighting challenges and undertaking quests in the king's name. Eventually he becomes the adulterous lover of Queen Guinevere, and it is this relationship that causes Arthur's Camelot to finally end.

King Arthur & the Knights of the Round Table; Paintings of the Arthurian legends by Howard David Johnson - The Queen's Champion - Sir Lancelot and Queen Guinevere

'King Arthur' first look: See Charlie Hunnam (and Excalibur!) on the set of Guy Ritchie's medieval epic | | EW.com

Charlie Hunnam and Excalibur glisten in 'King Arthur' first look photos

Charlie Hunnam and Excalibur glisten in these exclusive King Arthur first look photos. Photo credit: Marc Hom for EW.

Pinterest
Search