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Apron - Textile Dictionary

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The apron is a piece of cloth that is attached to the front and back beams of the loom. The warp is tied onto either a cord or a metal rod that is attached to the apron cloth.

Also Known As:


English: apron







Swedish: förkläde


leclerc loom
Side view of Leclerc counterbalance loom showing cloth aprons on back and front beams.

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