A rectangular piece of striped cotton textile, 'pantelonikki'; machine woven. 2/2 twill woven; green stripes (not solid) of two different widths on a natural cream 'ground'. Selvedges at shorter sides. '23a' written in blue pigment, and '23a' written in lilac pigment in one corner.
- 1900-1914 (Papademetriou, Eleni 2000: 119)
- Found/Acquired: Cyprus
- Length: 47 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: EEU167
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