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cloth fragment
Date: c. 3900 BC
Dimensions: 9 x 8 cm (3 9/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium: linen
Made in: Egypt, Fayƻm
Description: Cloth fragment from grave 45 at Tarkhan, excavated by Petrie. Plain woven 8 wefts per cm x 26 warps per cm. Threads are lightly S twisted.
Inv. No.: 2009.218.1

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