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Balaposh/Scented Textiles of West Bengal

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Balaposh/Scented Textiles of West Bengal

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Balaposh or perfumed quilt is an  example of exquisite artistry. It was rightfully made for the luxurious taste of Nawabs of Bengal. Today it is an endangered craft. A think layer of scented cotton is sandwiched between two layers of silk. It is an example of fine craftsmanship of Bengal crafstmen.

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