Tablet Weaving and Ply-Splitting Books, Tools & Kits
Photo shown at Expanding the Girths, an exhibition of traditional and contemporary ply-split braiding, West Ox Arts Gallery, Bampton, England, September 28 - October 21, 2001
Traditional Ply-Split Braiding in India
Pokar Ram making a ply-split camel girth in 1989. He is using 4-ply cords made from black goat hair and white cotton, plied AABB. The structure is two-layered oblique interlacing (TLOI).
Photo by Peter Collingwood.
This page updated on June 25, 2013.