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.
balaposh, Murshidabad, Perfumed, Quilt, Shawl, West Bengal