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“The Art of the Loom”1989

January 17, 2017

by Ann Hecht.

Peruvian woman sitting in a doorway weaving on the simplest of looms.

Carding and spinning wool: three generations at the cottage in Pakhribas, Koshi Hills, Nepal.

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Guatemala.

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A bedouin man spinning wool with his hands prior to winding it on a stick. Oman.

A horizontal ground loom in Israel. The heddle bar is supported on either side by rocks.

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Spinning cotton. Ighetti, Nigeria.

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