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No. 443: Piece goods.

Extra Information: Piece goods. Silk with silver stripes. Used for making up into 'Cholees', a kind of tight fitting jacket or bodice for women. Six in a piece.


Material: Silk and silver thread

Pattern: Stripes

Decorative technique: Woven

Main colours: Green, red, silver

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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