Indonesian Silk Blouse
This Indonesian silk blouse was made in the 20th century. It is a beautiful fuchsia color, embroidered with golden flowers, circles, and diamonds.
Indonesia has a wealth of diverse cultural traditions, and has been connected to globally engaged trade for hundreds of years. Indonesia and India, specifically, have had at least 500 years of important cultural exchange, which can be seen in the textile production of both countries.
Circa: early 20th century
Origin: Sumatra, Indonesia
Material: metal thread embroidery on silk
Dimensions: 39" x 49"
Inventory number: WR3832