University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 97-124-134
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Neolithic
Swiss Lake Dweller
Provenience: Switzerland
Robenhausen
Period: Neolithic
Section:European
Materials:Flax
Technique:Woven
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other NumberL-124-134 - Old Museum Number
11071 - ANSP Number
25 - Original Number

Description

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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