1 oz Tassar Silk Top. Tassar Silk is a naturally colored silk from India. It is part of the common Tussah Silk Moth family. Tassar Silk has a beautiful texture and sheen being less lustrous than mulberry silk, but has its own feel and appeal.
Tassar silk is generated by the silkworm Antheraea mylitta. In India, tassar silk is mainly produced in the states of Jharkhand, Chattisgarh and Orissa, besides Maharashtra, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh.