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Carved Backstrap Heddles


Handmade carved backstrap loom.  These are made from solid wood and are 1/2" thick to 1/4" thick where the patterns holes are located.    A shelac and wax  finish has been applied.   Choose from the following heddles:

Reproduction Circa 1860 Horse design(7 3/8 x 4 3/4")
Pig carved heddle (6 3/4 x 5")
Rooster carved (6 3/4 x 5")

Then choose the pattern preferred

9 Pattern

Standard hole/slot

Dbl hole


The Reproduction heddle is a copy of a Native American Heddle, Mesquakie, Circa 1860