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Twilled Weave, Close-up

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Description: Yucca matting made with a twilled weave with a piece of cordage attached to the matting. The cord is made of 2 z-spun yarns s-twisted together. At one end a very short length of another cord is attached with a square knot and the loose ends were then twisted back around the cord.

Dimensions: 8 3/4 in by 7 in.

Collection: On display at the Tuzigoot National Monument Visitor Center (catalog card).

Author
Ryan Belnap/Monica Saaty, Bilby Research Center, Northern Arizona University
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