Kokrajhar Museum

Kokrajhar Museum

 
 
Garment & Textiles

muffler

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Muffler

Aronai

Bodo

Cotton

Max. Length: 204 cm, Max. Height: 26 cm

It is a traditional muffler or small scarf of the Bodos where the floral pattern used is known as the ‘Hajw or Pahar Agor’. Both men and women use this sort of muffler. The designs include parallel horizontal lines, zigzag and decorated patterns which symbolize natural beauty of hilly landscape.