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If the ends of the simple knot are
taken round and a is put up through
one bight & b down through the other
a knot is produced which is sometimes
used in ornamental work. This may
be made more elaborate by continuing
A granny 8 r. k. may be formed & is a
knot of 6 c. (of which there are 4) and
the math. figure given by Tait is
This is the Weaver.
A serpent coiled thus occurs in a
Christian gem engraved in Smith & Cheetham's
Dict. of Xtian Antiquities Vol. 1.715. i.M.(gems)
quoting King - Antique Gems & Rings vol 2. p26 note.)
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