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" The warp being extended by some slight kind of machinery, the woof was passed across it, and then twisted every two threads of the warp together, before the second passage of the filling. This seems to have been the first rude method of weaving in Asia,... "
Archaeologia Americana: Transactions and Collections of the American ... - Page 231
by American Antiquarian Society - 1820
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The North American Review, Volume 12

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American literature - 1821
...bagging. It was evidently woven by the same kind of process, which is still practised in the interior part of Africa. The warp being extended by some slight...northwest coast of America, and in the islands of the Pacific Ocean. In those isles it is the state or court dress. The third and outer envelope of these...
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The North American Review, Volume 12

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American literature - 1821
...rtlde. method of weaving in Asia, Africa, and America. The second envelope of the mummies is a kind ot net work, of coarse threads, formed of very small...northwest coast of America, and in the islands of the Pacific Ocean. In those isles it is the state or court dress. The third and outer envelope of these...
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The Investigator, Volumes 3-4

1821
...of weaving in Asia, Africa, and America. The second envelope of the mummies is a kind of net-work, of coarse threads, formed of very small loose meshes,...understood in Mexico, and still exists on the north-west ?oast of America, and in the islands of the Pacific Ocean. In those itles it is the state or court...
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The Investigator (or, Quarterly magazine) [ed. by W.B. Collyer, T ..., Volume 4

William Bengo' Collyer - 1822
...of weaving in Asia, Africa, and America. The second envelope of the mummies is a kind of net-work, of coarse threads, formed of very small loose meshes,...north-west coast of America, and in the islands of the Pacific Ocean. In those isles it is the state or court dress. The third and outer envelope of these...
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American Antiquities, and Discoveries in the West: Being an Exhibition of ...

Josiah Priest - America - 1833 - 400 pages
...them by various means, as we have, in some measure recounted, heretofore. A second envelope of these mummies, is a kind of net work, of coarse threads,...northwest coast of America, and in the islands of the Pacific. In these islands it is the state or court dress. The third and outer envelope of these mummies,...
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American Antiquities, and Discoveries in the West: Being an Exhibition of ...

Josiah Priest - America - 1834 - 400 pages
...have been the first rude method of weaving in Asia, Africa and America. A second envelope of these mummies, is a kind of net work, of coarse threads,...surface, lying all in one direction. The art of this manufacture was well understood in Mexico, and still exists in the northwest coast of America, and...
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American Antiquities and Discoveries in the West

Josiah Priest - 1835 - 412 pages
...have been the first rude method of weaving in Asia, Africa and America. A second envelope of these mummies, is a kind of net work, of coarse threads,...surface, lying all in one direction. The art of this manufacure was well understood in Mexico, and still exists in the northwest coast of America, and in...
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The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries

John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Henry Phelps Johnston, Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond - United States - 1885
...the second passage of filling. The second envelope or covering of these bodies was a kind of net-work of coarse threads formed of very small loose meshes, in which were fixed the feathers of various birds. The art of this tedious but beautiful manufacture was known to the inhabitants of Mexico and...
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John D. Clifford's Indian Antiquities

John D. Clifford, University John Clifford, Constantine Samuel Rafinesque, Dr Charles Boewe, PH D - Science - 2000 - 175 pages
...before those countries became celebrated for "trading in fine linen." The second envelope of some of our mummies is a kind of net work of coarse threads, formed...meshes, in which were fixed the feathers of various birds, so as to make a completely smooth surface, lying in one direction. The art of this tedious though...
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