- Two small fragments of yellowed woven wool fabric, possibly from the same web, that have been sewn together.
- Accession Number
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- Fabric Structure Simple
- Balanced plain weave.
- Fragment B was folded and sewn to fragment A with a row of overcast stitches that encircle the fold. The stitches measure from 0.3 cm to 0.4 cm long. There are a few similar stitches near one corner of fragment A, probably from the same yarn. The stitches are all 0.3 cm long.
- Somewhat dirty and worn. Each fragment has edge tears and thinned wefts. Edges are frayed.
- Border Type
- Photo Side 1
- Selvedge Type
- A - 8
- B - 7
- A - 6.5
- B - 4.5
Yarn Number 12652.WA.01 12652.WE.01 12652.WA.02 12652.WE.02 12652.YN.01 Color Dyes Identified off white/deeply yellowed (OITH) off white/deeply yellowed (OITH) off white/deeply yellowed (OITH) off white/deeply yellowed (OITH) off white/deeply yellowed (OITH) Count 15 22 13 24 Fiber Content wool wool wool wool wool Function warp - fragment A weft - fragment A warp - fragment B weft - fragment B sewing Spin Direction s s s s s Twist Level varies, med - high low high low med Yarn Structure single single single single single