AREA : Weaving
OBJECT : Three-treadled loom
SOURCE : gift from Gaidano
DESCRIPTION : 3 treadles , 3 heddles ,beam , warp , batten box , shuttle , templet , dobby
WORKING : the templet is used to keep the cloth on the level of the threads passing through the hackle. The batten box has got two drawers,that is two pieces of wood which run and throw the shuttle. The movement of the batten box makes the cloth advance (controller).
Entering the museum