GADWAL

From Gadwal, a town about 150 km from Hyderabad, capital of Andhra Pradesh. These have traditionally a field of fine cotton with an interlocked silk border. Some carry zari butis on the body and elaborate zari heavily patterned pallu. Tissue versions are created with cotton warp and zari weft as in other silk tissue traditions.

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