No.519, Silk piece for garments, Silk gauze-like fabric. This sample is from Volume XIII, Kincobs, Satins and Silks of Textile Manufactures of India by John Forbes Watson. It was used for trowsering and undergarments.


  • Title: Silk piece from Trichinopoly, Madras
  • Creator: John Forbes Watson
  • Date: 1866
  • Location: Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Mumbai
  • Physical Dimensions: L: 34.29 cm. W: 25.4 cm
  • Gallery: Museum Store

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