Indonesia ~ Sumatra | Woman's headdress from the Minangkabau people | Wood and gold leaf | 19th to early 20th century

Woman's Headdress century Geography:Indonesia, Sumatra Culture:Minangkabau people Medium:Wood, gold leaf Dimensions:H.

Batusangkar, Minangkabau house, 1980

Photo of Batusangkar, Minangkabau house, 1980 (i)

A pair of "snake" bracelets ('galang ular'), from the Minangkabau, West Sumatra, Indonesia. Gold and rubies. Shown in Bruce Carpenter e.a., *Ethnic Jewellery from Indonesia*, p. 104.

A pair of "snake" bracelets ('galang ular'), from the Minangkabau, West Sumatra, Indonesia. Gold and rubies. Shown in Bruce Carpenter e.

detail from a traditional Minangkabau house, Sumatra, Indonesia, by selmadisini 2008

detail from a traditional Minangkabau house, Sumatra, Indonesia, by selmadisini 2008

Minangkabau

Minangkabau

SUMATRA ISLAND on Instagram: “#exploresumatra photo today by @dhannikonart taken at Minangkabau.. West Sumatera - Indonesia #travelingindonesia”

SUMATRA ISLAND on Instagram: “#exploresumatra photo today by @dhannikonart taken at Minangkabau.. West Sumatera - Indonesia #travelingindonesia”

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