- Small fragment of brown/gold woven wool fabric with a tuck sewn near one edge, as well as other stitching.
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- Fabric Structure Simple
- Weft-faced plain weave.
- A tuck was formed near one edge and sewn with doubled yellow stitches, 0.4 cm to 0.6 cm long. There are a few brown stitches at one end of the tuck, 0.4 cm and 0.5 cm long. A 3-ply brown yarn goes from the fold of the tuck with a 2.5 cm long, loose stitch and a 0.5 cm stitch. A 3-ply yellow yarn has an overhand knot at one end, a 4 cm loose section which crosses a large tear next to the tuck, and two stitches, 0.9 cm and 1.2 cm long.
- Photo Side 2
- Somewhat dirty and worn. There are edge tears and damaged wefts that leave exposed warps. Edges are frayed.
- Border Type
- Photo Side 1
- Selvedge Type
Yarn Number 12856.WA.01 12856.WE.01 12856.YN.01 12856.YN.02 12856.YN.03 12856.YN.04 Color Dyes Identified light brown/gold (463) light brown/gold (463) off white/yellowed (OITHL) dark brown/red (4625) light brown/gold (463) off white/lightly yellowed (465) Count 11 30 Fiber Content wool wool wool wool wool wool Function warp weft sewing - secures tuck sewing - one end of tuck sewing - along fold of tuck sewing - crosses tear next to tuck Spin Direction s s s s sssZ sssZ Twist Level high varies, med - low high high med med Yarn Structure single single single, used doubled single, used doubled 3-ply 3-ply