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Daily Art Fix – Beaded Hilltribe Weaving

Beaded Loin Cloth

ANTIQUE ATTAPEU BODY CLOTHANTIQUE ATTAPEU BODY CLOTH

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Even though I have never woven anything, it is easy to imagine the painstaking work involved in adding beads to the wefts while weaving!

Salute the patience of these weavers who sit with their back strap looms and create these works of art for their men.

This photo was sent to me years ago by a dealer:

Jm

Jan 2016

 

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