Hend loom without shuttle
AREA : Weaving
OBJECT : hand loom without shuttle, with threadpasser
SOURCE: gift from LIT
DESCRIPTION : 4 treadles ,4 heddles , without shuttle, with threadpasser,
moving hackle, counterweights, batten box
WORKING : a piece of cloth is woven, the warp is loosened and the cloth is turned over.
The counterweights work as a brake, maintaining the tension.
The batten box is used to beat the weft.
Entering the museum