Amamee

AMAMEE
Cotton cloth, plain weave, made from smooth fine yarns about 34's to 40's, in fine reeds and used for shirts, bedcovers, etc. Both bleached, dyed and printed. Native made in Bengal. There are three qualities, the finer called Bissuti and the coarser Tissuti.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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