Bakisum


Bakisum
BAKISUM
A twill fabric made on hand looms in Bokhara. Made 121/2-in. wide, in 5 yard pieces, from a silk warp and cotton weft. The silk is yam-dyed, and stripes of crimson, sky, green and yellow, of various widths, are designed.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.