Indonesia ~ Sumatra, Riau, Dumai | Portable royal betelnut set (chelpa); 18k gold, diamond | 19th century | Set consists of a larger box to hold the nut of the pinang palm, and a smaller box for slaked lime. ||| Source; Ethnic Jewellery from Indonesia: Continuity and Evolution. Bruce W Carpenter. Pg 52

Indonesia ~ Sumatra, Riau, Dumai | Portable royal betelnut set (chelpa); 18k gold, diamond | 19th century | Set consists of a larger box to hold the nut of the pinang palm, and a smaller box for slaked lime. ||| Source; Ethnic Jewellery from Indonesia: Continuity and Evolution. Bruce W Carpenter. Pg 52

Batik Girl

Batik Girl

Indonesia ~ Sumatra Island, North Sumatra Province | Man's bracelet; gold and gilt silver.  ca. 19th century

Indonesia ~ Sumatra Island, North Sumatra Province | Man's bracelet; gold and gilt silver. ca. 19th century

Indonesia | Bridal necklace; gold and coral | Late 19th to early 20th century…

Indonesia | Bridal necklace; gold and coral | Late 19th to early 20th century…

Indonesia ~ Sumatra Island, West Sumatra Province | Pair of bracelets; gold | ca. 2nd half of the 19th century to mid 20th century

Indonesia ~ Sumatra Island, West Sumatra Province | Pair of bracelets; gold | ca. 2nd half of the 19th century to mid 20th century

Indonesia ~ Sumatra  | Headdress; gold and gold foil | Minangkabau | Late 19th to early 20th century

Indonesia ~ Sumatra | Headdress; gold and gold foil | Minangkabau | Late 19th to early 20th century

Indonesia ~ Sumatra, Minangkabau | Woman's necklace; coral beads, gilded silver ||| Source; Ethnic Jewellery from Indonesia: Continuity and Evolution. Bruce W Carpenter. Pg 32

Indonesia ~ Sumatra, Minangkabau | Woman's necklace; coral beads, gilded silver ||| Source; Ethnic Jewellery from Indonesia: Continuity and Evolution. Bruce W Carpenter. Pg 32

Indonesia ~ West Sumatra, Minangkabau | Embellished velvet collar; gold foil, metal foil, silver gilt, velvet, cotton | 19th - early 20th century || Source: 'Gold Jewellery of the Indonesian Archipelago'; pg 293

Indonesia ~ West Sumatra, Minangkabau | Embellished velvet collar; gold foil, metal foil, silver gilt, velvet, cotton | 19th - early 20th century || Source: 'Gold Jewellery of the Indonesian Archipelago'; pg 293

Indonesia | Crown; gold with brass backing | Late 19th - early 20th century…

Indonesia | Crown; gold with brass backing | Late 19th - early 20th century…

Indonesia | Pair of bracelets; gold over wood |  Early 20th century…

Indonesia | Pair of bracelets; gold over wood | Early 20th century…

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