Chinese Silk

Some articles on silk, chinese, chinese silk:

Sino-Indian Relations - Early History - Antiquity
... Trade relations via the Silk Road acted as economic contact between the two regions ... to a people called the Chinas, now believed to be the Chinese, are found in ancient Indian literature ... prime minister of the Maurya Empire and a professor at Takshashila University, refers to Chinese silk as "cinamsuka" (Chinese silk dress) and "cinapatta" (Chinese silk bundle) in his ...
Chinas - Other Literature
... a professor at Takshashila University, refers to Chinese silk as "cinamsuka" (Chinese silk dress) and "cinapatta" (Chinese silk bundle) in his Arthashastra ...

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