Kokrajhar Museum

Kokrajhar Museum

 
 
Garment & Textiles

jacket

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Jacket

Khot Gosla

Bodo

Cotton

Max. Length: 44 cm, Max. Height: 70 cm

Khot Gosla is traditional jacket of the Bodo men. It has vertical stripes in pink, white and yellow with the base colour of yellow. The stripes are further decorated with symmetrical zigzag and square patterns. The Bodo men wear this kind of jacket during festivals and while performing their traditional dance and music.