A rectangular piece of striped cotton textile, 'pantelonikki'; machine woven. 2/2 twill woven; brown and black (not solid) and cream stripes, all equal width. Selvedges at shorter sides. 'No 48' written in blue pigment and '48' in lilac pigment in one corner. A small rectangular shape cut from one corner.
- 1900-1914 (Papademetriou, Eleni 2000: 119)
- Made in: Lapithos (Papademetriou, Eleni 2000: 119)
- (Europe,Cyprus,Kyrenia (district),Lapithos)
- Made in: Kyrenia (Papademetriou, Eleni 2000: 119)
- (Europe,Cyprus,Kyrenia (district),Kyrenia)
- Found/Acquired: Cyprus
- Length: 48 centimetres
- Width: 69 centimetres
See: Papademetriou, Eleni (2000), Cypriot Ethnography Collections in British Museums, Nicosia, Ministry of Education and Culture, 114 - 123.
Prehistory and Europe
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Object reference number: EEU184
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