Watered Silk Embroidered Woman’s Jacket: C1920 Indonesia
A beautiful raspberry coloured watered silk woman’s jacket dating from around 1920, from Indonesia .
This jacket is part of a woman’s traditional dress and has been handmade & embroidered.
The silk that the jacket has been made from is hand woven and is the best example of silk moire with wonderful intricate watered silk markings.
It has been finished around the edges with extremely fine saffron coloured silk embroidery at the jacket cuffs, and down either side of the front opening.
The jacket is fully lined throughout with a natural unbleached cotton.
Measurements taken whilst garment is lying flat:
Across front: 46cm
Length sleeve: 49cm
Jacket Length: 50cm