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weaving reed
  • Ifugao peoples
  • weaving reed, late 1800s–1899
  • Where object was made: Luzon, Philippines
  • wood, string
  • Object Length/Width: 70 x 8.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 27 1/2 x 3 3/8 in
  • Gift of Captain William R. Van Tuyl
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3514

The rectangular weaving tool resembles a comb. Many thin slats of wood are arranged parallel to each other, held in place with strings over a rod at either end.