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No. 367: Chintzes.
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No. 367: Chintzes.

Extra Information: Chintzes. Cotton printed glazed chints with an end for covering the head and shoulders. Worn by Malay women.


Material: Cotton

Pattern: Floral

Decorative technique: Printed

Main colours: Blue, green, red, cream

Use: Clothing, Women

Type: Head covering

Sample cut from

Original fabric length: 3 yards

Original fabric width: 1 yard

Original fabric weight (Ounces): 12 oz.

Price: 1s. 6d.


From: Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

City: Vellore

Area: Tamil Nadu

Country: India

Forbes Watson described this area as: Arcot, Madras



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