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No. 596: Shawl patterns.
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No. 596: Shawl patterns.

Extra Information: Shawl patterns. Figured silk cloth called 'Ubra' or 'Shalwal.' Used for chogas and other garments.


Material: Silk

Pattern: Paisley, floral

Decorative technique: Woven

Main colours: Orange, brown, green, blue

Use: Clothing

Type: Choga, garment

Sample cut from

Original fabric length: 0

Original fabric width: 25

Original fabric weight (Ounces): 0

Price: 10s. (per yard)


From: Herat, Herat Province, Afghanistan

City: Herat

Area: Herat Province

Country: Afghanistan

Forbes Watson described this area as: Herat



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