Tapestry Weave Shouldercloth

Rectangle Luntaya-Acheic cut in two and joined to form a shouldercloth.The expensive to produce, horizontally patterned silk gets woven in interlocking tapestry technique, done by teams of two girls who manipulate 100-200 small shuttles back and forthin turn through a warp of over 1500 threads. The design is typical wavelike cables, the colors customarily bright.

Circa: Early 20th c.

Origin: Burma

Material: Silk

Condition: Very good

Dimensions: 20" x 95"

Inventory number: TX3523



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