A rectangular piece of twill woven cotton fabric, 'alatzia'; machine made. Multicoloured bands – red, green, white, yellow, green and black - separated by thinner, plain red bands. Selvedges at the shorter sides.
- 19thC(late) (Papademetriou, Eleni 2000: 120)
- Made in: Lapithos (Papademetriou, Eleni 2000: 120)
- (Europe,Cyprus,Kyrenia (district),Lapithos)
- Made in: Kyrenia (Papademetriou, Eleni 2000: 120)
- (Europe,Cyprus,Kyrenia (district),Kyrenia)
- Found/Acquired: Cyprus
- Length: 37 centimetres
- Width: 51 centimetres
See: Papademetriou, Eleni (2000), Cypriot Ethnography Collections in British Museums, Nicosia, Ministry of Education and Culture, 114 - 123.
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Object reference number: EEU227
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