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No. 451: Piece goods.
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No. 451: Piece goods.

Extra Information: Piece goods. Cotton and silk, material called 'Soosee.' Used for petticoats and trousering by Mahomedans of both sexes.


Material: Cotton and silk

Pattern: Geometric

Decorative technique: Woven

Main colours: Purple, white

Use: Clothing, general; Fabrics described as piece goods

Type: Trousers, petticoats

Sample cut from

Original fabric length: 7 yards

Original fabric width: 33 inches

Original fabric weight (Ounces): 12 oz.

Price: 8s.


From: Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India

City: Tiruchirappalli

Area: Tamil Nadu

Country: India

Forbes Watson described this area as: Trichinopoly, Madras



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