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weaving reed
  • Serbia and Montenegro
  • weaving reed, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: Yugoslavia (present-day Serbia and Montenegro)
  • wood, string
  • Object Length/Width: 74 x 11 cm
    Object Length/Width: 29 1/8 x 4 5/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Watkins Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3513

The weaving tool resembles a large rectangular comb. Narrow slats of wood are arranged parallel to each other and held in place with a dark brown string. There are wider slats at either end.