- Small fragment of yellowed woven wool fabric with a hem along one edge. Some flax fibers are caught in the loose yarns at one corner.
- Accession Number
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- Fabric Structure Simple
- Weft-faced plain weave.
- A weftwise and a warpwise edge were folded twice and sewn with overcast stitches that measure from 0.3 cm to 1 cm long.
- Dirty, with very small amount of encrusted mud, and very worn. There are large areas of damaged or missing wefts that leave exposed warps.
- Border Type
- Photo Side 1
- Selvedge Type
Yarn Number 12647.WA.01 12647.WE.01 12647.YN.01 Color Dyes Identified off white/lightly yellowed (465) off white/lightly yellowed (465) off white/lightly yellowed (465) Count 9 30 Fiber Content wool wool wool Function warp weft sewing Spin Direction s s s Twist Level high low med Yarn Structure single single single, used doubled