From the 13th century to the middle of the 19th century the main economic source of the village of Sant Llorenç de Morunys was the textile, concretely the drap piteu (piteu cloth). The room includes a replica of a loom and fragments of Drap Piteu, and also the end of this industry: the burning of the village.

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Drap Piteu

Drap Piteu

The ``drap piteu`` was a wool rag weaved with a characteristic design that made him very tough.

This rag was the main economic source of the village of Sant Llorenç de Morunys between the 13th and the 19th centuries.

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Loom

Replica of a loom

The looms that were used to weave the Drap Piteu had 4 ``calques`` (pedals) and this let to make a thickness and tough cloth