- Tiny fragment of woven wool fabric with yellow warp and yellow and blue/green weft as follows:
- blue/green 1 cm
- yellow 0.5 cm
- blue/green 2.5 cm
- There is also a very small remnant of linen weft in both green bands.
- Accession Number
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- Fabric Structure Simple
- Weft-faced plain weave.
- Dirty and very worn. Pinhole in larger green band. Linen stitches are very deteriorated. Part of the larger green band has almost separated from the rest of the fragment with missing wefts and only one warp holding them together. Some edge fraying.
- Border Type
- Photo Side 1
- Selvedge Type
Yarn Number 10449b.WA.01 10449b.WE.01 10449b.WE.02 10449b.WE.03 Color Dyes Identified off white/yellowed (OITHL) off white/yellowed (OITHL) dull pale (greenish) blue (432) but greener. pale beige (OISH) Count 7? too few for accurate count 40 (only two counts) too few for accurate countq Fiber Content wool wool wool flax Function warp weft weft weft Spin Direction s s s s Twist Level med med med med Yarn Structure single single single single