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Handmade on the Silk Road

Episode 1: The Weaver

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 13 days

Series about traditional crafts along the Silk Road trade route. In northern China, a family of weavers use a combination of handmade techniques and mechanised looms. Show more

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