A World Between The Warps by Michael C. Howard
Southeast Asia's Supplementary Warp Textiles
Studies in the Material Cultures of Southeast Asia No. 12
A World Between the Warps is the first comprehensive study of Southeast Asia's supplementary warp and warp float patterned textiles Such textiles have received relatively little attention in the past even though they are an important part of the textile legacy of the region, linking peoples to a common Bronze Age past associated with the Dong Son culture of northern Vietnam and southeastern China. This book discusses the weaving techniques and provides a survey of supplementary warp and warp float patterned textiles throughout Southeast Asia. 499 color photographs accompany the text.
227 pages, 135 pp. illus. in col., 210 x 295 mm
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