Antique Indian Assamese Silk Lampas Textile. Silk Ritual cloth
with lampas weave and plain weave ground and pattern.
Size 35" x 28"
Size 89 x 71cm
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Assamese Silk lampas is a compound weave used to produce luxurious figured silk textiles, It is an ancient technique that developed in 10th to 11th century. It combian two structure fromed from plain weave, twill & satin,Lamps silk were produced in India Kingdom of Assam as early as 1500 A.D.
Indian Textile History