- Small fragment of woven undyed linen fabric with several stitches. There is a large knot, unconnected to the sewing, near the center.
- Accession Number
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- Fabric Structure Simple
- Warp-faced plain weave.
- Several overcast stitches cross the fragment weftwise. These stitches measure from 0.5 cm to 0.7 cm long.
- Very dirty and worn. There are several interior pinholes and larger edge tears. There is an orange stain near one corner. The weft appears matted in places.
- Border Type
- Photo Side 1
- Selvedge Type
Yarn Number 12171b.WA.01 12171b.WE.01 12171b.YN.01 Color Dyes Identified pale beige (OISH) pale beige (OISH) pale beige (OISH) Count 13 6 Fiber Content flax flax flax Function warp weft sewing Spin Direction z z s Twist Level med low med Yarn Structure single single single, used doubled