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No. 289: Muslins.
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No. 289: Muslins.

Extra Information: Muslins. Very light muslin, "Santipore Dhootee." Colored figured borders, with tussah silk worked therein.


Material: Cotton and silk

Pattern: Plain with Border

Decorative technique: Woven

Main colours: White and Pink

Use: Fabrics general

Type: None

Sample cut from

Original fabric length: 5 Yards 32 Inches

Original fabric width: 1 Yard 9 Inches

Original fabric weight (Ounces): 5

Price: 5s. 6d.


From: Shantipur, West Bengal, India

City: Shantipur

Area: West Bengal

Country: India

Forbes Watson described this area as: Santipore; Calcutta



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