Project “Discover Chkhorotsku”

The aim of the project is:
Finding rare and important items, photos, audio, video materials, taking photos of old trees in the village, interesting places and converting them into electronic files, most of which will be posted on Chkhorotsku’s electronic network

Articles and Publications Chkhorotsku Historical Museum History Project "Discover Chkhorotsku"

Basa Sichinava Silk Factory in the village of Lesichine

Sericulture in Georgia has a long history. The thread obtained from the silk park was used to make various types of fabric. Since the mid-19th century, silk factories were opened. In 1860, in the village of Lesichina, the princely peasant Basa Sichinava, together with the Greek Marcopoulos, founded a silk […]