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Shemma cloth, finely woven, gauzy cotton garments of various lengths and widths that can be wrapped around the body. Each piece has panels of embroidery in white and green with diamond shaped and floral motifs in yellow, pink, blue and red. Part ‘a’ is very long and thin, with an embroidered panel at each end and two near midpoint. Part ‘b’ is shorter and wider, made of two peices of white cotton delicately sewn together in a long centre seam. Panels at each end. Part ‘c’ is the smallest and roughly square, with a single panel at one end.

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