Sentence Examples

  • The number of looms increased from 87,190 in 1890 to 154,600 in 1900.
  • Modern looms for the manufacture of woollens were introduced in 1861 and of cotton goods in 1874.
  • Under Justinian a monopoly of the trade and manufacture was reserved to the emperor, and looms, worked by women, were set up within the imperial palace at Constantinople.
  • Some 73,000 looms are also represented.
  • Linen is manufactured chiefly in the mountains of Lusatia, where the looms are still to some extent found in the homes of the weavers.

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