Tangkhul Naga, Manipur

12 Feb


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"The tangkhul Naga shawl of Manipur is a thick cotton shawl worn by men and woven by women in striking bands of rust and blcack. The bands may vary in width and the ends of the shawl are often decorated with brilliantly coloured extra wefts"  Uncut cloth, by Askari and Arthur, Merrel Holberton Publishers.

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One Response to “Tangkhul Naga, Manipur”

  1. Dithi February 23, 2010 at 2:41 pm #

    Love these shawls, never knew their name, thanks for sharing this.

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