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1930s. Javanese girl. Her blouse is made from lurik, her (dodot) camisole is made from batik as well as her Kain (sarong)

fishstickmonkey: “ Kassian Céphas Indonesia Young Javanese woman c. 1885 Albumen silver photograph x cm Collection National Gallery of Australia ”

This young Karo woman is wearing a padung-padung, a silver ear pendant, the most well-known type of Batak jewelry.

This young Karo woman is wearing a padung-padung, a silver ear pendant, the most well-known type of Batak jewelry.

Bangswan Atjeh dan istrinya. 1900-1920

A young couple in The seemingly wealthy man is armed with a triple crowned Sikin sword and a Dutch Hembrug 1873 Revolver.

Sultan Pakoebewono IX, Soesoehoenan van Soerakarta

Sultan Pakoebewono IX, Soesoehoenan van Soerakarta