Bridges 2012 Regular Paper

Weaving Symmetry of the Philippine Northern Kankana-ey
Nathaniel A. Baylas IV, Teofina A. Rapanut, Ma. Louise Antonette N. De las Peñas
(Proceedings pages 267–274)


This paper will discuss the indigenous mathematical concept of the weaving patterns on the fabrics of the Northern Kankana-ey in the Mountain Province, Philippines. This study examines the use of mathematical symmetries and color symmetries in various Northern Kankana-ey fabrics.