Fashions from India
Carefully researched collection of 44 ready-to-color illustrations spotlights more than five centuries of fashions from India's colorful past, among them the sari, a long, gracefully draped gown worn by women; full, trousers, worn by both sexes; jodphurs — trousers westernized into riding breeches; as well as Pashmina shawls, turbans, and other accessories.
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Adil-Shah angharka ankle anklets apron-like panel tucked bangles belt blouse called Bombay Businessman Nineteenth Bombay Nineteenth breast-length blouse brocaded gold Centuries A businessman Ceylon Official chakdar jama Chhattar chouridar coat comboy cotton jama cotton kurta decorated Devil Dancer dhoti dopatta draped elab emperor Akbar fall in points farji Folding ghaghra Headdresses hips Indian society isar jacket jewelry Jodhpur Lancer Kangra katar Kirttimukha knee knee-length jama Madras Maharashtra mojari Mughal Lord Mughal Warrior Mumbai Mumtaz Mahal Muslim slippers necklace Nehru Nineteenth and Twentieth overgarment pagri Parvati petticoat Professional Dancing Girls Punjabi suit puttees Raja of Amber salwar sarong Sarpech sash Shah Jahan shawl sheer cotton Shiva short-sleeved shown Sikh silk kurta worn silk sari Sri Lanka Taj Mahal tarboosh Thrusting dagger tied turban tikka Tilaka tradition trousers tume consists turban is wound Twentieth Centuries waistband wears a choli wears a short woman wears worn by scholars wrapped wrist yards long