Tussah/Muga

Tussah (aka Tassar) is a wild silk. Tussah moths have resisted domestication forever. You have to love that. Tussah is a warm tan colour, and has a bit more texture than Bombyx.
Muga is the Empress of Silk. From the Assam region of India, Muga has a beautiful golden colour that defies description.
Pedencal Tussah is the tussah from the pedencus (foot) of the cocoon. Rare and naturally brown.

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