Present work entitled, Mughal imperial costumes and designs during 16th and 17th century. This work is meant primary for the researcher who want to come in the field of Mughal imperial costumes and designs. It will also prove beneficial for the student of Medieval Indian History.
Unfortunately the primary and secondary sources of Mughal period have not discussed much about Mughal costumes. No separate work exists on this theme. Through several writers have discussed about the costumes of Mughal India but the material we find on Mughal costumes is very scattered. This book covers each and every aspects of costumes and designs of Mughal court either it is dress codes, designs, fabrics, industries, or techniques applied for making the gorgeous costumes of Mughal court.
Here in this work visual evidences are utilized to depict the Mughal costumes and designs. Several types of costumes and designs of Mughal period are continuing even today. So there is an element of continuity in the costumes and designs of the Mughal Period. This is the reason that this work is not only important for the researchers of Mughal Costumes and designs but it will also facilitate those, working in the field of modern costumes and designs.