" DAYAK CULTURE OF KALIMANTAN "
oleh Prayudi nugraha
Dayak basket rattan & bamboo with goat skin lid and lined with palm rind - mid 20th c
DAYAK CARVED: HEAD HUNTING HUMAN TROPHY #11 HAND CARVED HUMAN BONE THE DAYAK TRIBE, FROM BORNEO ISLAND INDONESIA, CARVE DESIGNS INTO THE SKULLS OF THEIR HEADHUNTED VICTIMS AND INSERT WOODEN FIGURES.
Ancestral skull with engraving. Private collection. Dayak, Borneo, 19th Century. The ancestral skulls were decorated with fine lead inlays.
dari The soul is bone
Tari Gong from dayak Tribal of West Kalimantan
INDO536: Dayak Painted War Shield
Dayak People - Borneo
Two Dayak men of Borneo. Dude on the left wears a sheathed Mandau sword. The shield, Mandau scabbard and guy-on-the-right's sword are decorated with human hair. The Dayaks kicked a lot of Japanese butt in the jungle during WWII.