For readers interested in both the historical and technical aspects of dansk brogd, Katherine Larson’s explanation, excerpted from The Coverlets of Norway, is a perfect background.
copyright statement: Larson, Katherine. The Woven Coverlets of Norway. [original pages excerpted] © 2001. Reprinted with permission of the University of Washington Press.
The pages are shown below, or if you would like to print the section, here is the whole excerpt in one pdf file.