Miklagard Garrison

'Wickelbander'

By Peter Beatson - NVG Mikligard

Figure 3 - Pattern diagrams of weaves used in 'wickelbander', see also Table 1. Black = warp thread, white = weft thread. The warp runs 'down' the page. Arrows = reversals. a. 2/2 broken warp chevron twill. b. 2/1 warp chevron twill. c. 2/2 warp chevron twill with matching repeats. d. 2/2 broken lozenge twill. e. 2/2 diagonal twill. f. 1/1 tabby (plain weave). g. weaver's nomenclature for spin directions of thread.

Back to - Published Viking Age textiles identified as 'Wickelbander'
References for - Published Viking Age textiles identified as 'Wickelbander'


This Page was Created By Roy Pickton A Member of - NVG Mikligard

quarfwa@firstnet.com.au