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A Note on Phulkari Classification

April 30, 2019 1 min read

This note is a compilation of my jottings taken over the years of collecting Phulkaris as I navigated the sub-categories of the magnificent textiles of undivided Punjab trying to understand them.

The note is in the form of a PDF file and may be downloaded.

A NOTE ON PHULKARI CLASSIFICATION by Jaina Mishra

A second note on the cultural paradigm of Phulkaris will follow at a later date.

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A note on Antique Phulkari Shawl Textiles of Punjab by Jaina Mishra

 

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