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urdimbre de ligamento / base

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12:22 Jul 27, 2005
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
Spanish term or phrase: urdimbre de ligamento / base
Description of a cloak (13th century)

"El tejido es de seda en tonos azul, crudo, rojo y amarillo e hilos dorados, y su ligamento es de taqueté, con la decoración formada de *bastas enlazadas en tafetán por una urdimbre de ligamento sobre el cruzamiento de la urdimbre de base y otras tramas*, dando como resultado un tejido de aspecto completamente tramado, mate y de contornos nítidos."

It seems clear to me except for the part between *asterisks*, and I am assuming that the key to this part lies in the meaning of "urdimbre de ligamento" and "urdimbre de base".

Thanks in advance.
Laurence Nunny
Spain
Local time: 13:15
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4 +1interlacing warpPao Fresoli


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21 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
interlacing warp


Explanation:
European Corset Society - Material Guide -
... that these fabrics are constructed by interlacing warp and filling yarns in a
... As an extreme every warp thread may be raised or lowered individually. ...
www.eucosy.org/uk/corset/fabrics/ - 19k
espero te sirva!

Pao Fresoli
Argentina
Local time: 08:15
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
Grading comment
Thanks for your suggestion, Paula.

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agree  Jason Willis-Lee: sounds like a reasonable suggestion
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Comment: Thanks for your suggestion, Paula.




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