Materials & Techniques
A weave in which designs are formed by the warp. Usually the warp is more closely set than the weft in such cases. A great variety of such weaves are found in Peruvian textiles.
Ann Rowe, “Technical Glossary for Textiles,” in Andean Art at Dumbarton Oaks, edited by Elizabeth Hill Boone (Washington D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks, 1996): 467-469.