A superb silk shawl made in Java for the Bali market.
Batik wax-resist dye textile art
Amazing motifs rendered aesthetically
Note the spectacular details in each motif
From Solo, Java
Estimated to be from the early 1900s
This item has spent a lifetime being used for the purpose of its creation with the original artist/user.
It is very likely that signs of this life are present on the piece in the form of stains, thread loss, loose threads, holes, tears, color run and other imperfections.
Therefore the condition must be assumed to be “not” perfect