... is made entirely of bamboo, except two links of gut which fasten on the string, likewise made out of split bamboo. The arrow is a reed tipped with an iron spike ; the quiver a piece of strong bamboo matting. The women often wear on their arms and... The Rajputana gazetteers - Page 67by Rajputana - 1880Full view
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Edward Balfour - Asia - 1885 - 1203 pages
...matting. The women often wear on their arms and 'legs the lac and glass churis of the poorer Hindus, but their peculiar bracelets and bangles are made...the invariable punishment. The fine for murder is 240 rupees ; and until this is paid a blood-feud is carried on between the relatives of the murderer...