An art very early practiced by all nations, and exhibited on the ancient monuments of Egypt, Genesis 41:42. See FLAX.
It is usually performed by women, 2 Kings 23:7 Proverbs 31:13,19. The Jews say that the high-priest’s tunic was made without a needle, being "woven from the top throughout;" thus also "the High-priest of our profession" was clothed, John 19:23.
These dictionary topics are from American Tract Society Bible Dictionary published in 1859. Public Domain, copy freely.
Rand, W. W. "Entry for 'WEAVING'". "American Tract Society Bible Dictionary".