- Museum number
A length of chequered cotton textile. Dark green and light grey checks on a cream 'ground'; twill woven, machine made. The number 'N 75' in red pigment, '75' in blue pigment in one corner; selvedges at the shorter sides.
- Production date
- 1900-1914 (Papademetriou, Eleni 2000: 120)
Length: 48.50 centimetres
Width: 35 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- For information about the vendor and the collection, see Eu1914,1008.11, and E. Papademetriou, 'Cypriot Ethnography Collections in British Museums, Nicosia 2000, pp. 114-123.
For this sample, see Papademetriou 2000, no. 68, p.120: 'Cotton twill textile ('pantelonikki'): white with green and grey check pattern ('stavroto').
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number