By Marius Barbeau. 51 pgs. Softcover.
This is a Facsimile Edition printed in 1972 by the National Museum of Canada. The author provides an interesting account of the history of Assumption Sashes. He reviews the mentions of Sashes in early literature of the Americas and examples of historical Sashes in museum collections. So you will learn about the popularity of these items and how weavers made them.
thus You will see photographs of weavers creating these Sashes and similar Garters by hand. Additionally, Barbeau includes black & white photographs of Sashes found in museums and sketches of popular designs.
Black & White Photographs. Black & White drawings.
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