Verkade. Old advertising from the Dutch colonial era. The man in the picture is wearing Javanese costume.

Indonesia ~ Verkade Old advertising from the Dutch colonial era. The man in the picture is wearing Javanese costume.

1928, Bali, Indonesia --- Balinese dancers pose for a picture before their performance --- Image by Franklin Price Knott

Bali, Indonesia --- Balinese women pose for a National Geographic photographer --- Image by © Franklin Price Knott/National Geographic Society/Corbis

Indonesian President Sukarno & President Kennedy on the North Portico of the White House - April 1961

Indonesian President Sukarno, Caroline Kennedy & President Kennedy on the North Portico of the White House, April 1961

Bangsawan Bandung dgn Bedinde

Indonesia, Java ~ An aristocrat with his servant, Bandung, Indonesia, Source: Tropenmuseum

Man of Nias, Sumatra, Indonesia in ceremonial costume. Mentawai (also known as Mentawei and Mentawi) people are the native people of the Mentawai Islands, West Sumatra province, Indonesia.  The Mentawai population is estimated to be about 64,000. The Mentawai language belongs to the Austronesian language family. The people are characterised by their heavy spirituality, body art and their tendency to sharpen their teeth, a practice they feel makes one beautiful.

les-sources-du-nil: “ Man of Nias in ceremonial costume, including the warrior’s neck emblem and elaborate headgear (The poster is printed in the Nias language, which was never written until.

AH Nasution - Bung Karno - Pak Harto

AH Nasution - Bung Karno - suharto

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