Tablet Weaving Gallery 8a
Nancy Spies - Brocade Weaver

41 tablets, 60/2 silk, navy, DMC #8 perle cotton, 2.1 cm wide. Source: St. Truiden, Belgium Tx107a. 13th - 14th century.

23 tablets, 60/2 black, Kreinik Japan #7 gold, DMC #5 perle cotton, 1.3 cm wide. Source: Memmelsdorf bei Bamberg, Germany, 13th century band.

3.5 tablets, 60/2 black silk, DMC #5 perle cotton, 0.9 cm wide. Source: St. Gallen, Switzerland, T.15, ?14th century band.

17 tablets, 60/2 navy silk, DMC perle cotton #5, white, 5.7 cm wide. Source: Band on coffin burial cloth of Enrique I, 13th century. Museo de Telas Medievales, Burgos, Spain

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