Wild Silk

Wild Silk

Wild silks have been known and used in many countries from early times, although the scale of production is far smaller than that from cultivated silkworms.

Read more about Wild Silk:  Background, Wild Silk Industry in India, Wild Silk Industry in China, History, List of Some Wild Silk Moths and Their Silk

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List of Some Wild Silk Moths and Their Silk
... Its silk has a beautiful glossy golden hue which improves with age and washing ... The colour and quality of the silk depends on the climate and soil ... - The "tensan" silk moth ...
History - Wild Silk
... A variety of wild silks, produced by caterpillars other than the mulberry silkworm, have been known and used in China, South Asia, and Europe since ancient times ... was always far smaller than that of cultivated silks ... secondly, cocoons gathered in the wild have usually had the pupa emerge from them before being discovered so the silk thread that makes up the cocoon has ...

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