THREE-TREADLED LOOM

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