Materials & Techniques

Lease Rod

An alternate term for cross stick. It can be used instead of cross stick if there is only one such rod, instead of two or more usually implied by cross stick.

Excerpt from

Ann Rowe, “Glossary,” in Weaving and Dyeing in Highland Ecuador, edited by Ann Rowe, Laura Miller and Lynn Meisch (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2007): 289-295.