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No. 441: Piece goods.
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No. 441: Piece goods.

Extra Information: Piece goods. Silk with gold stripes. For making up into 'Cholees,' a kind of tight-fitting jacket or bodice for women; material for six Cholees woven with a 'fag' between, constitute one piece.


Material: Silk and gold thread

Pattern: Stripes

Decorative technique: Woven

Main colours: Red, gold

Use: Clothing, Women

Type: Choli

Sample cut from

Original fabric length: 29 inches

Original fabric width: 17 inches

Original fabric weight (Ounces): 1

Price: 1s. 9d.


From: Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India

City: Thanjavur

Area: Tamil Nadu

Country: India

Forbes Watson described this area as: Tanjore, Madras



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