AREA : Spinning
OBJECT : Silkworm stand
DESCRIPTION : it looks like a high and narrow rack ; its three shelves are made of wooden sticks not very close one to the other. Here ,on the first two shelves, the silkworms were grown on mulberry leaves . Once the silk thread had wrapped them up, the worms were put on the third shelf.
FUNCTION : it was used to grow silkworms
Working notes : whenever the silkworms finished them, new mulberry leaves were put on the shelf.
It was also necessary to move the silkworms from one shelf to the other.
Entering the museum