University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 97-124-134
Current Location: Collections storage
Swiss Lake Dweller
Provenience: Switzerland
Period: Neolithic
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other NumberL-124-134 - Old Museum Number11071 - ANSP Number25 - Original Number


Woven flax. Original Tag "25. Stuff made of flax, woven. Thicker, coarser stuff made of flax, matted, has also been found. Raw Flax in stems with seeds - vessels of them has been found, No trace of hemp has been observed. This very small specimen is none the better for having been compressed. A. Morlot, Lausanne 22 March 1862."

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