- Fragment of yellowed woven wool fabric with a purple divided pinstripe 2 cm from one end. Each half of the divided pinstripe is 4 picks with 3 picks of yellow between. There is a ribbed selvedge along one edge.
- Accession Number
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- Fabric Structure Simple
- Weft-faced plain weave.
- Somewhat dirty and worn. There is one small interior hole as well as an edge tear. A few small areas of the selvedge are damaged. Raw weft edges are frayed.
- Border Type
- Selvedge Details
- Weft makes extra passes around selvedge warps.
- Selvedge Width
- Photo Side 1
- Selvedge Type
- Ribbed 3(4,4,3)
Yarn Number 12792.WA.01 12792.WE.01 12792.WE.02 Color Dyes Identified off white/yellowed (OITHL) off white/yellowed (OITHL) dark blue/purple (532D) Count 9 24 too few for accurate count Fiber Content wool wool wool Function warp weft weft Spin Direction s s s Twist Level high varies, med - high varies, med - low Yarn Structure single single single