Batak Museum. Located in Samosir Island, right on the center of Toba Lake, North Sumatra, Indonesia. (by flickadoi)
Lute (Hasapi), late 19th–early 20th century Indonesia, Sumatra, Toba Batak people #music #instrument
Indonesia ~ Sumatra | Bracelet from the Toba Batak people | Brass and copper | 19th to early 20th century
Bark book protected by two wooden covers held together by a braided rattan string. It is a typical way for the Batak people in Sumatra to protect their books. The book contains a medical text (Tambar) of 36 leaves glued together in a libretto form.
Native Batak Girls ~Sumatra ~ Indonesia ~ c1920
Karo-batak woman with child, Sumatra. Date ca. 1925 Source Tropenmuseum
Batak Girl BEAUTY Jewels Sumatra Indonesia stamp 1932
Sumatra, Indonesia | Portrait of a Batak girl | Postcard image from the 1920/30s | Probably published by Japanese photographer Y. Asada
Pottery making by Batak women in Tarutung, Indonesia, ca. 1900.