Muga silk sliver. Royal organic Muga silk, golden silk tops for spinning, nuno felting.
Muga silk sliver is a beautiful natural golden colour with a shimmering glossy texture. It is produced from the muga silk worm in Assam in India. Muga silk is naturally organic and untouched by chemicals.
Muga silk cocoons have been harvested after the moth has hatched.
The fibres are thicker than the cultivated mulberry silk which makes it easier to spin.
Super soft with glistening lustre!
Muga silk is one of the rarest silks in the world, indigenous to Assam. It used to reserved for royalty only.