some sort of loom used in weaving figured habits; -- labeled as also drawboy.
A species of damask made on the drawloom.
A loom utilized in figure-weaving.
The warp-threads are passed through loops built in strings organized in a vertical plane, a string every single warp-thread. The strings are organized in individual teams, and are usually drawn by a draw-boy within the order required because of the structure, the groups becoming used by pushing upon manages. It absolutely was the forerunner of this Jacquard loom.