- Fragment of yellowed woven wool fabric with remnants of purple wefts along one edge.
- Accession Number
- view the related artifact record
- Fabric Structure Simple
- Weft-faced plain weave.
- Minor dirt and staining. Worn, with one small interior hole and small edge tear. Only a few fibers remain of a purple weft band. Weft edges are frayed.
- Border Type
- Photo Side 1
- Selvedge Type
Yarn Number 12753.WA.01 12753.WE.01 12753.WE.02 Color Dyes Identified off white/lightly yellowed (465) off white/lightly yellowed (465) deep purple (5185) Count 10 36 too few for accurate count Fiber Content wool wool wool Function warp weft weft Spin Direction s s s Twist Level high low low Yarn Structure single single single